Brazilianite, Albite
Thumbnail, 2.2 x 2.0 x 1.7 cm
Telirio claim, Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
A beautiful pair of gemmy yellow, highly lustrous Brazilianite crystals arranged perfectly on a white albite matrix. You don't often find Brazilianites this gemmy, nor in aesthetic pairs of slender prismatic crystals. A super thumbnail. Ex. Wendell E. Wilson Collection.