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Pezzottaite from Sakavalana pegmatite, Ambatovita, near Mandosonoro village, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar (Type Locality for Pezzottaite)

 
Pezzottaite from Sakavalana pegmatite, Ambatovita, near Mandosonoro village, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar (Type Locality for Pezzottaite)

Pezzottaite from Sakavalana pegmatite, Ambatovita, near Mandosonoro village, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar (Type Locality for Pezzottaite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 60162
Mineral:Pezzottaite
Locality:Sakavalana pegmatite, Ambatovita, near Mandosonoro village, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar (Type Locality for Pezzottaite)
Description:Thin transparent pink pezzottaite crystal with satin surface luster and remnants of brown albite on the rear edge. The pezzottaite crystal is hexagonal with beveled edge faces and tapers on the rear in stepped layers that were embedded in albite. ex. Betts 36819
Overall Size:22x15x8 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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