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Datolite from Boccassuolo, Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

 
Datolite from Boccassuolo, Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Datolite from Boccassuolo, Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 61385
Mineral:Datolite
Locality:Boccassuolo, Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless datolite crystals lining cavity walls in greenish basalt. When viewed under magnification you can see double-refraction in the datolite crystals (similar to double-refraction calcite in crystals).
Overall Size:5x4x2 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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