• Spodumene Var Kunzite
  • Spodumene Var Kunzite
  • Spodumene Var Kunzite
  • Spodumene Var Kunzite
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Spodumene Var Kunzite

ID: CC3433

A well formed bladed crystal of Kunzite displays on one side of a Lepidolite matrix from the Dara-i-Pech area in Afghanistan. The gemmy to translucent pink crystal of Kunzite shows a double termination and finely striated prism faces, measuring to 4.7cm tall. Set on a crystallized pink/slivery matrix of Lipidolite Mica, with platy crystals of a Feldspar. A small blue/grey tourmaline crystal can also be seen at the base of the Kunzite crystal. A neat specimen from Afghanistan.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.0 × 3.4 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Classic Minerals
Locality
Dara-i-Pech, Chapa Dara District, Kunar Province (Nuristan), Afghanistan, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Spodumene

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