Apophyllite on Stilbite
Ahmadnagar District (Ahmednagar District; Ahmed Nagar District), Maharashtra, India
Small Cabinet, 8.0 x 6.8 x 3.5 cm
Nestled in the center of flower-like, lustrous, white stilbite crystals, to 2 cm across, is a cluster of emerald green, transparent, lustrous, prismatic, apophyllite crystals. THESE ARE LIKE GEMS! Rarely do you see apophyllite of such quality, gram for gram. The crystals are like little glass carvings! and on white stilbite, that is itself lustrous! Extremely aesthetic!