Petalite (Faceted)
Pech, Kunar Province, Afghanistan
Thumbnail, 1.6 x 1.6 x 1.1 cm
Ex. Herb Obodda
Petalite is a rare Li-Al silicate found in lithium-rich pegmatites. This beautiful cut gem is 13.35 ct and 16.5 mm across. Cut from one of the rare, well-crystallized Petalites that Herb brought out of Afghanistan in the past.