Mineral Specimen #5970 Hedenbergite coated with Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Bor Pit (Boron Pit), Dal'negorsk B deposit, Dal'negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
5.4 x 3.9 x 2.1 cm
Green colored Hedenbergite which is almost entirely covered with small, platy Apophyllite crystals. The Apophyllite crystals are clear to white in color and have a very high, glassy luster which results in a very attractive, sparkly specimen.
Flaws: Nothing Appreciable
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Russia | Inosilicates | Phyllosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars