A small but very sweet lush green pargasite crystal on snow white marble, from Loc Yen, Vietnam. This sharp pargasite crystal is is pristine condition. Pargasites from this Vietnamese location , are considered the finest of the species. Pargasite is an uncommon very complex silicate species, it is a member of the amphibole family, and is notable for being one of the few colorful members of the group, which are usually black of a drab brownish color, so there wonderful grass green color is very special. This has supberb color and great luster!! Please compare our prices to similar specimens available for sale on Minfind for example!! PLEASE NOTE SIZE OF SPECIMEN. Remember our prices are in rapidly depreciating Australian dollars.
LOC YEN, YEN BEI, VIETNAM.
24 x 22 x 13mm.