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Murmanite with Zorite and Eudialyte from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia (Type Locality for Murmanite)

 
Murmanite with Zorite and Eudialyte from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia (Type Locality for Murmanite)

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Murmanite with Zorite and Eudialyte from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia (Type Locality for Murmanite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 16439
Mineral:Murmanite with Zorite and Eudialyte
Locality:Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia (Type Locality for Murmanite)
Description:Rich specimen on pink-violet lamellar crystals of murmanite up to 20 mm long. Many other minerals are mixed in including a blocky brown eudialyte crystal 15 mm across, small red-brown zorite crystals in a small and an unknown fluorescent mineral.
Overall Size:4.5x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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