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English: Lepidolite
Locality: Virgem da Lapa, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil ( Locality at
Beautiful, floater crystals of lepidolite! Many of us normally dismiss this mineral as "matrix" but these stand on their own merits as fine crystal specimens. In person, very lustrous and quite beautiful as they are a deep hue of lavender-purple. 2.4 x 2.1 x 0.7 cm
Deutsch: Lepidolith
Fundort: Virgem da Lapa, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brasilien ( Fundort bei
Date before March 2010


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