• Gadolinite-(Y)
  • Gadolinite-(Y)
Rare Minerals


$250.00   €233  £200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC28757
A single crystal of Gadolinite-(Y) from one of the two Microcline pegmatite quarries at Høydalen in the Telemark region of Norway. Gadolinite-(Y) is a yttrium-rich iron beryllium silicate and this fine example displays many faces of a black opaque crystal protruding from a white Microcline and milky Quartz pegmatite matrix. The exposed part of the crystal measures approximately 9 x 8 x 5 mm and is opaque black with a dull waxy lustre. It is accompanied with the previous collector’s label.


4.4 × 4.8 × 4.0 cm
Rare Minerals, Silicates
Høydalen (Høydalen Seter), Tørdal, Drangedal, Telemark, Norway, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen