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Staurolite from Pestsovye Keivy, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Russia

 
Staurolite from Pestsovye Keivy, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Russia

Staurolite from Pestsovye Keivy, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 50933
Mineral:Staurolite
Locality:Pestsovye Keivy, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Russia
Description:Several twinned brown staurolite crystals in fine-grained schist. The schist was sandblasted to expose the staurolite crystals and the main crystals have rounded edges. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #319; originally acquired in 1996
Overall Size:5x4x2 cm
Crystals:8-33 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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