$600 / £397 / €466
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CRYOLITE with THOMSENOLITE
5.5 x 4.9 x 2.2 cm (Small Cabinet)
ex. Claus Hedegaard Collection
A solid specimen example of Cryolite from the Ivigtut area in Greenland. The monoclinic (pseudocubic) Cryolite crystals to 1.1cm on edge are typically coated in Fe-oxides. The Cryolite is translucent white with pearly lustre. Micro-prismatic crystals of Thomsenolite are associated with the Cryolite.
More info on this mineral species
Kristalle and Crystal Classics