Tag Archives: Miniature
Very sharp and lustrous deep blue prisms of azurite on a matrix with minor malachite and dolomite. The lower part of the specimen shows a doubly terminated group of azurites while the upper part displays the classic prisms the locality is famous for. In perfect condition.
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 6.5 x 5.5 x 5cm
A very gemmy green elbaite crystal with a parallel termination and another smaller crystal at an angle, is sprinkled with light lavender lepidolite. Very attractive miniature.
Location: Pederneira Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 5.2 x 1.4 x 1cm
Locality: South America
A wonderful miniature of intergrown, very lustrous and gemmy light orange crystals of grossular completely coating a shard of matrix. A sparkler from this closed locality.
Location: Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada
Dimensions: 3.8 x 3.5 x 2.1cm
Locality: North America