Powellite, Apophyllite-(Kf)
Jalgaon District, Maharashtra, India
Cabinet, 12.0 x 9.6 x 6.5 cm
This excellent Indian cabinet combination piece features a 3.2 cm wide compound cluster of sharp, striated, lustrous and gemmy, tan, pseudo-octahedral powellite crystals set amidst a 3-dimensional matrix of large, blocky and glassy, colorless fluorapophyllite crystals from recent finds at Jalgaon, India. The powellite cluster is pristine. The powellite has excellent yellowish-white fluorescence.