Scapolite
Scapolite
Scapolite
Scapolite

Scapolite

Sale price€29,00
SKU: A289
Chamkoroma, Kongwa District, Dodoma Region, Tanzania
This pale yellow to slightly brownish scapolite has clear longitudinal striations. Inside the crystal is almost clear. The end surfaces are rolled off; satin luster.
4.2x1.0x0.9 cm
7.3 g

Scapolites crystallize in the tetragonal crystal system and belong to the aluminosilicates. According to mindat.org, however, the exact composition of the mineral has not yet been clarified. It is mineralogically classified between Meionite and Marialite.