Brazilianite with Muscovite and Albite
Telirio claim, Linopolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Miniature, 4.1 x 2.8 x 2.6 cm

A fine cluster of glassy and gemmy, light yellow green brazilianite crystals, to 4 cm in length, is nicely perched on a matrix of white albite. The largest crystal is also doubly terminated. This piece masses 18.3 grams. On the backside is a very well-formed pearly, golden muscovite crystal.