Tantalite in Albite
Elizabeth R Mine, Pala, California, USA
Small Cabinet, 9.1 x 7.3 x 4.2 cm
Ex. Chris Korpi
A 1.2 and a 0.8 cm crystal of tantalite, which is extremely rare from any mine in San Diego COunty and notably so from the Elizabeth R. From the collection of Roland Reed, mine owner (the mine is named after his daughter). This is a very IMPORTANT locality specimen