|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Madagascar > Pezzottaite
|Sakavalana pegmatite, Ambatovita, near Mandosonoro village, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar (Type Locality for Pezzottaite)
|Single crystal of raspberry-red pezzottaite (new Cs-dominant phase, beryl group mineral species). The crystal has hexagonal shape, with edge modification-faces and are fully crystallized front and back. The back side shows surface etching.
|For reference only
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