Titanite, Epidote, Albite
Fazenda Rubin Pimenta Mine, Capelinha, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
Large Cabinet, 19.8 x 10.0 x 7.8 cm
A DRAMATIC and SHOWY LARGE CABINET specimen of gemmy, transparent and lustrous green titanite crystals to 2.6 cm with dark-green and coated epidote crystals to 3.5 cm on a nicely contrasting albite crystal matrix from an old find at the Capelinha Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. It is very uncommon to find a titanite specimen of this quality and size available. This fine specimen was photographed with two different lighting systems to highlight the green color of the titanite crystals. Old dealer stock of Dr. Gary Hansen and not shown since the early 1980s! 19.8 x 10.0 x 7.8 cm