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Microlite on Albite with Cookeite from Lavra da Golconda, Near Governor Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Microlite on Albite with Cookeite from Lavra da Golconda, Near Governor Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Microlite on Albite with Cookeite from Lavra da Golconda, Near Governor Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Microlite on Albite with Cookeite from Lavra da Golconda, Near Governor Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 54250
Mineral:Microlite on Albite with Cookeite
Locality:Lavra da Golconda, Near Governor Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Rich specimen of transparent orange-brown octahedral microlite crystals, a rare oxide mineral found in pegmatites, on white albite with platy greenish cookeite crystals. The microlite looks beautiful when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:30x25x15 mm
Crystals:0.2-1.2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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