Terminated green and pink vesuvianite crystals from Jeffrey's mine in Asbestos in Quebec.
Vesuvianite is translucent.
Dimensions of the sample 8x6 cm.
The crystals cover the both sides of this piece.
Weight of the vesuvianite 127 gr.
Vesuvianite crystals from the Jeffrey Mine in Asbestos, Quebec.
Vesuvianite is named after Mount Vesuvius, Italian volcano where were found the earliest crystals.
Group of silicates, crystal green and red.
Different colors are due to the presence of iron or copper or manganese or titanium.
Dimensions 4x4x2.5 cm.
Weight 77 gr.