Spodumene (Var: Kunzite)
Urucum mine (Tim mine; Corrego do Urucum pegmatite), Galileia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Small Cabinet, 5.1 x 1.9 x 0.9 cm
Much less common than from Afghanistan - three floater crystals of gemmy kunzite from Brazil, with good transparency and fine lilac color. They have the characteristic rough sides and terminations. Total weight of the 3 crystals: 44 grams.