For sale is an iconic Broken Hill, mineral bustamite. By far the worlds finest bustamites have come from this famous Australian location. There is some associated garnets with calcite and galena. The single pristine crystals has classic bustamite form, with a decent amount of luster and pristine termination, (with a couple of small garnet to highlight) . The main crystal is 27mm long, and has the prized pink tinge. The bustamite is quite translucent. Classic bustamite from Broken Hill is today in very short supply, and usually snapped up very quickly. There has been no specimens of this mineral coming from Broken Hill, since the early 1970s.Please remember our prices are in Australian dollars. This specimen was obtained from Curnamona Minerals, Broken Hill, comes with label.
ZINC/NBHC MINE. BROKEN HILL, NSW.
50 x 45 x 34mm.