Selenite
Selenite
Selenite
Selenite


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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Selenite

Identifier:
2014.1.3
Description:
Selenite is a transparent form of gypsum composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate. It is sometimes confused with muscovite however selenite does not split into thin sheets as muscovite does. 

Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Materials:
Gypsum
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Museum Collection
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
Harrison Park School Grand River Exhibit (2014)
The fifth Grade class at harrison park Elementary created this exhibit for there school after participating int he Immerse program at the museum.  
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