Mineral Specimen #5376 Spessartine Garnet, Smoky Quartz, Fluorite, Microcline
Tongbei, Fujian, China
It is rare to find Fluorite on specimens from this location which is famous for its Spessartine crystals. The Fluorite crystal is octahedral and light green in color. The Spessartine crystals are very nice being a bright orange color, gemmy, well formed and have a high luster. The Fluorite and Spessartine rest on Microcline crystals which area a light pink/orange color. There are also clear, light colored Smoky Quartz crystals present.
Flaws: One of the Quartz crystals is incomplete and has an internal cleave. There are internal cleaves in the Fluorite crystal.
6.9 x 4.6 x 2.2 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From China | Garnets | Quartz | Fluorite | Tectosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars