Mineral Specimen #5066 Murmanite, Aegirine
Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
Ex. Steve Pullman, Ex. David Garske
The Murmanite is the light violet colored, platy material with the high, metallic luster. Also present is black colored Aegirine. There is also present a redduish colored material, which when viewed under 10x, can be seen massive and partially gemmy. This may be Eudialyte.
Flaws: Essentially massive material.
4.5 x 4.2 x 2.3 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Russia | Sorosilicates | Rare Minerals | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars