Veatchite on Colemanite
Small Cabinet, 6.3 x 5.2 x 2.4 cm
Billie Mine, near Ryan, Death Valley National Park, Inyo Co., California, USA
Ex. Al Ordway
An extremely rich specimen, displayable, of this rare species. A powdery, snow white coating of veatchite, an uncommon strontium-rich borate, covers crystals of lustrous and translucent, colorless colemanite (to 1 cm) .