Rutile, Pyrophyllite
Miniature, 5.0 x 4.5 x 4.2 cm
Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine), White Mountain, Laws, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Ex. Charles Hansen
Mono rutiles are known for their flashy luster and sharpness, as seen in this isolated 1.3-cm crystal which has a sheen that is almost metallic in appearance. The faces flash like crazy! From the well-known California collection of Charles Hansen.