Tugtupite, Quartz
Kuannersuit (Kvanefjeld) plateau, Ilimaussaq complex, Narsaq, Kitaa (West Greenland) Province, Greenland
Small Cabinet, 7.4 x 6.0 x 2.7 cm
Ex. Richard Hauck; University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Geological Museum
A very rich and aesthetically shaped specimen of the SUPER-FLUORESCENT and rare, cherry-red, beryllium silicate, tugtupite, in quartz matrix from the Ilimaussaq Complex in Greenland. The base has been sawed to enhance display. Ex University of Copenhagen and Richard Hauck Collection. 7.4 x 6.0 x 2.7 cm