• Hyalophane
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Hyalophane

$1,000.00   €849  £730.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC10699
Characteristic twinned crystal of gemmy colourless to translucent white Hyalophane crystal from the Zagradski Potok mine at Zagradski Creek in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Measuring overall to 8 cm, the well-developed crystal has smooth faces and terminations with a fabulous glassy lustre. The centres of the crystals are translucent creamy white, but towards their outer edges an along the termination become quite transparent. This is a beautiful example of Hyalophane, a potassium-barium tectosilicate.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 5.7 × 4.4 cm
Categories
Silicates
Locality
Zagradski Potok Mine, Zagradski Creek, Busovača, Central Bosnia Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hyalophane

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