Mineral Specimen #4098 Lollingite, Feldspar, Quartz
Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine
Dark silvery gray Lollingite which runs in seams in a Quartz in a Feldspar matrix. One end of the specimen is the exposure of one of these seams. At the other end of the specimen, there is a small mass with distinct cleavage planes. Much of the Lollingite is iridescent with areas of gold and blue.
The specimen is in fairly good condition but basically massive material.