Hureaulite, Quartz
Cigana claim (Jocao claim), Galileia, Doce Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Small Cabinet, 5.2 x 4.2 x 4.0 cm
An aesthetic and exceedingly rich specimen of two clusters of large and UNUSUALLY LUSTROUS salmon-pink hureaulite crystals to 7 mm, perched jauntily on a triangular quartz fragment. Hureaulite is a rare manganese phosphate. This is an excellent miniature for the species but also for any collector of good minerals who needs one for the collection 5.2 x 4.2 x 4.0 cm