Natrolite, Rhodochrosite, Aegirine

Specimen ID: 6DN-NL4

Mineral(s)
Natrolite : Na2Al2Si3O10·2H2O
Aegirine : NaFe3+Si2O6
Locality
As recorded:
Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
6.5cm x 3.8cm x 2.5cm
Events

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A lustrous and clear clear crystal of Natrolite capped by a cluster of pinkish Rhodochrosite crystals measuring 3 x 2.5 x 2 centimeters with a plethora of small, black Aegerine crystals coating the top of this specimen. A fascinating and colorful mineral specimen. specimen size = 6.5 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm.
Russ Rizzo - 19th November 2010
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