Uvite, Magnesite
Serra das Eguas, Brumado (Bom Jesus dos Meiras), Bahia, Brazil
Miniature, 4.2 x 3.5 x 3.3 cm
Beautifully gemmy and lustrous, honey-brown uvite crystals to 1.3 cm are aesthetically clustered atop a large, very glassy magnesite rhomb on this fine specimen from old finds at the famous Brumado District of Brazil. Atypical compared to the more common green and red colors here. Ex. Michael Jactat Collection.