Scheelite coated by Stolzite
Small Cabinet, 6.0 x 4.7 x 3.3 cm
Mundo Nuevo Mine, Sanchez Carrion, La Libertad Dept., Peru
A Highly unusual combination - found only in one small vein at this long-worked mine, in early 2015. Nestled aesthetically among exceptionally sparkling, glassy and gemmy, colorless quartz crystals to 5.2 cm in length, is a 2-cm scheelite crystal coated a bright lemon yellow by stolzite.