Inesite, Apophyllite, Hubeite
Thumbnail, 2.7 x 1.8 x 1.0 cm
Fengjiashan Mine (Daye Copper mine), Edong Mining District, Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China
Beautiful floater specimen of inesite completely coated by sparkling, transparent apophyllite crystals on the display face (the back is plain ol inesite which is also not bad!). Small brown crystals of hubeite are also present. SUPERB large thumbnail or small miniature-sized specimen from 2001 finds 3.5 x 1.4 x 1