Rutile, Pyrophyllite
Miniature, 3.8 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm
Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine), White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

A brilliant, gemmy, doubly terminated, 1.4 cm, deep blood-red rutile crystal nicely attached to pyrophyllite matrix from the old, well-known Champion Mine of California. Ex Richard Hauck Collection. 3.8 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm