- Miniature, 4.0 x 3.2 x 2.6 cm
- Manganese deposit, Ilfeld, Nordhausen, Harz Mts, Thuringia, Germany
An AESTHETIC and BEAUTIFUL Ilfeld manganite cluster composed of highly lustrous columnar and prismatic, jet-black crystals. These CLASSIC, OLD-TIMERS were all found prior to 1900. Pristine. Ex. J. Cilen and George Elling Collections.