Adularia, Actinolite, Quartz
Alchuri (Alchori; Aschudi), Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Cabinet, 11.8 x 8.6 x 8.4 cm
You mostly associate adularia with the Alps (where it is also often associated with quartz), but here you have a large crystal of quartz (intergrown with a smaller one) covered with pearly adularia crystals. They measure to 2 cm.