Brazilianite on Albite and Muscovite
Telirio claim, Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Miniature, 3.6 x 3.5 x 3.0 cm

Emplaced nicely on a matrix of white albite, is a cluster of glassy and gemmy, light yellow green brazilianite crystals, to 2.5 cm in length. One crystal is clearly doubly terminated. This piece masses 20 grams. There is muscovite growing in amongst the smaller brazilianite clusters.