Mineral Specimen #5442 Cryolite
Ivigtut , Arsuk Firth, Arsuk, Kitaa Province, Greenland
Ex. Wards Scientific
A cleavage of Cryolite from the type location which is now completed mined out. The Cryolite was used as flux for producing Aluminum from Bauxite.
Flaws: There is bruising on the edges.
4 x 4.6 x 1.7 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Halides | Rare Minerals | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars