Spodumene (Var: Kunzite)
Pala Chief Mine (MS 6452; Chief Mine), Chief Mountain, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Miniature, 3.5 x 2.2 x 1.4 cm
A beautiful, gemmy and lustrous, doubly-terminated, pastel-pink kunzite crystal from the famous Pala Chief Mine of California. The C-axis termination photos highlight the beautiful, pink color. This came out of Ed Swoboda's garage storage last year. 18 grams. 3.5 x 2.2 x 1.4 cm