1.8" Large, Ruby Red Vanadinite Crystals - Morocco

This is a beautiful grouping of large deep red and light brown, vanadinite crystals from Midelt, Morocco. They exhibit excellent color saturation, and a mirror luster on an iron-rich matrix. This specimen is a cluster of hundreds of both small and large, high quality crystals, with minuscule damage to a couple of the crystals.

Vanadinite is a mineral belonging to the apatite group of phosphates, with the chemical formula Pb5(VO4)3Cl. It is one of the main industrial ores of the metal vanadium and a minor source of lead. A dense, brittle mineral, it is usually found in the form of red hexagonal crystals.
FOR SALE
$39
DETAILS
SPECIES
Vanadinite
LOCATION
ACF Mine, Mibladen, Midelt, Morocco
SIZE
1.8" long, 1.2" wide, Largest Crystal 0.59"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#57143