|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Afghanistan > Scapolite (Marialite-Meionite)|
|Locality:||Pamir Mountains, Badakshan, Afghanistan|
|Description:||Superb gem-grade transparent purple scapolite crystal with no matrix attached. The scapolite crystal is a short prism with pyramidal termination. Scapolite is a series: marialite (Na-rich) or meionite (Ca-rich) and testing is required to identify. Weight: 0.5 grams|
|Overall Size:||8x7x6 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan > Gem Minerals|
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