Sphalerite (Var: Cleiophane), Ussingite, Serandite

Specimen ID: 978-6D6

Mineral(s)
Sphalerite (Var: Cleiophane) : ZnS
Ussingite : Na2AlSi3O8OH
Serandite : NaMn2+2Si3O8(OH)
Locality
As recorded:
Shkatulka pegmatite, Umbozero mine, Alluaiv Mt, Lovozersky District, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
13cm x 9cm x 3cm
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Greenish-yellow grains of cleiophane within massive lilac ussingite. Associated minerals are orange prismatic serandite and minor dark-brown steenstrupine-(Ce). Specimen size is 13x9x3 cm. Pavel M. Kartashov collection and photo.
Pavel Kartashov - 28th November 2008

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The same under slightly another angle of lighting. Greenish-yellow grains of cleiophane within massive lilac ussingite. Associated minerals are orange prismatic serandite and minor dark-brown steenstrupine-(Ce). Specimen size is 13x9x3 cm. Pavel M. Kartashov collection and photo.
Pavel Kartashov - 28th November 2008
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