Manganocolumbite, Cleavelandite, Muscovite
Elizabeth R. Mine, Pala, San Diego County, California, USA
Miniature, 4.8 x 3.8 x 2.6 cm
Ex. Chuck Houser
This is an extremely rare critter, the best Chuck knows of, from one of the more interesting mines in San Diego County. It features a very equant, sharp, and surprisingly attractive crystal of the rare species Manganocolumbite perched aesthetically on matrix.