Chabazite, and Analcime
Parrsboro, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Canada
Small Cabinet, 6.7 x 5.2 x 4.0 cm
Ex. Al Ordway; Robert Fender
An attractive combination piece: On a weathered basalt matrix are rhombohedral crystals, to 1.2 cm across, of lustrous and translucent, salmon-colored chabazite along with lustrous and translucent, colorless crystals of analcime, to 7 mm across. Self-collected by Robert Fender many years ago (probably circa 1960s-1970s)