Mineral Specimen #6323 Tuscanite
Sacrofano Caldera, Rome Province, Latium, Italy
6.8 x 4.6 x 4.2 cm
K(Ca,Na)6(Si,Al)10O22[SO4,CO3,(OH)2] · H2O
Most of this specimen is composed of massive, off-white/beige colored Tuscanite. There are well formed crystals found in a small vug which range from needle like to a more flat, bladed habit.
Flaws: Nothing Appreciable
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Phyllosilicates | Rare Minerals | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars