AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from India > Mordenite with Apophyllite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Mordenite with Apophyllite from Loni (Nasik-Poona Road), Maharashtra, India

 
Mordenite with Apophyllite from Loni (Nasik-Poona Road), Maharashtra, India

Mordenite with Apophyllite from Loni (Nasik-Poona Road), Maharashtra, India

DESCRIPTION:No. 50138
Mineral:Mordenite with Apophyllite
Locality:Loni (Nasik-Poona Road), Maharashtra, India
Description:Spherical formation 20 mm diameter composed of fine, hair-like mordenite crystals to 10 mm on glassy transparent green apophyllite crystals to 26 mm. Mordenite is a common mineral, but not common as mineral specimens from the Deccan basalts. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #695; originally acquired in 1994 from D. Blauwet
Overall Size:4x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:3-26 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan > Zeolites and Associated Minerals

 

  Buy Mordenite with Apophyllite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Zeolites and Associated Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;