Muscovite, Albite
Cabinet, 12.0 x 9.0 x 7.5 cm
Pack Rat Mine, Mt. Tule, Jacumba District, San Diego Co., California, USA

A BEAUTIFUL and STRIKING CABINET specimen of three, pristine, lustrous, gray muscovite books superbly set in milky-white albite matrix. The contrasting directions of the vertical, wedge-shaped mica books really add pazzazz to this fine piece. This choice specimen hails from the famous Pack Rat Mine of San Diego County, California. Ex Chuck Houser Collection. 12.0 x 9.0 x 7.5 cm