|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Sugilite|
|Locality:||Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa|
|Description:||Large crystalline mass of translucent purple sugilite in a layered formation with thin veins of a colorless mineral, probably calcite, visible on the edges. The sugilite has excellent deep color and is an unusually large specimen that could be divided.|
|Overall Size:||8x8x5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Mica & other Silicates|
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