Kyanite, Staurolite, Paragonite
Sponda Alp - Pizzo Forno, Chironico Valley, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
Cabinet, 10.5 x 8.8 x 2.4 cm
Ex. Richard Hauck
A striking CABINET specimen of lustrous and gemmy, blue kyanite prisms to 5.5 cm with lustrous, chocolate-brown staurolite crystals to 2.5 cm in a matrix of lustrous, pearlescent paragonite schist from the Type Locality, Monte Campione, Faido, Ticino, Switzerland. Paragonite is an uncommon mica group mineral and this is a really good one. Ex Richard Hauck Collection. 10.5 x 8.8 x 2.4 cm