Zircon, Calcite, Aegirine

Specimen ID: 2VW-NGL

Zircon : Zr(SiO4)
Calcite : CaCO3
Aegirine : NaFe3+Si2O6
Mindat locality:

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A very gemmy, high quality zircon with aegirine, on a cream colored calcite matrix from Pakistan. The color of the sharp, tetragonal crystal is a deep translucent amber to cognac, contrasting beautifully with the tan colored matrix. 3/4 x 5/8 x 1/4 inches. www.freilichminerals.com
Joseph Freilich - 28th June 2006

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Joseph Freilich - 29th June 2006
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