Cabinet, 10.8 x 10.3 x 8.9 cm
Palermo Mine, North Groton, New Hampshire, USA
Ex. Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences
Self-collected by curator Sam Gordon in 1948, according to the label, this is a fine brazilianite crystal by any standard except Brazil itself. It features sharp yellow crystals in a quartz vug, to 1.1 cm...huge for the locality! Rare material for this locality or for any US locale.