Koktokay No. 3 pegmatite Quarry, Altay Mine, Fuyun Co., Aletai Pref., Yili Hasake Auto. Pref., Xinjiang AR, China
Holmquistite is a relatively rare Lithium bearing Amphibole present in this specimen as radiating, lathe like crystals. The crystals have a high luster and are dark gray in color which contrasts with the lighter colored, silvery mica schist.
Flaws: Essentially massive material.