Stilbite and Heulandite on Chalcedony Stalactite
Small Cabinet, 8.5 x 4.3 x 4.2 cm
Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
A stalk of gray chalcedony acts as the matrix for this aesthetic specimen. Jauntily perched on the chalcedony are lustrous, translucent, doubly terminated, pearlescent crystals of stilbite, to 4.0 cm across, as well as saddle shaped, lustrous and translucent crystals of heulandite, to 3.0 cm across.