Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Small Cabinet, 5.4 x 2.9 x 2.7 cm
Gormanite is an ULTRA-RARE phosphate. Most crystals are small and are usually associated with the Yukon, Canada Type Localities - Rapid Creek and Big Fish River. This KILLER specimen consists of LARGE, lustrous, deep sea-green, radiating clusters of acicular crystals RICHLY dispersed in a contrasting chocolate-brown matrix. This SUPER piece is from a small and recent find near Linopolis, Brazil.