Ilvaite Crystal - 7×2×1.6 cm - 83 g

Description
Ilvaite Crystal - 7×2×1.6 cm - 83 g
Porticciolo, Rio Marina, Isola Elba, Livorno, Italy

Porticciolo, Rio Marina, Isola Elba, Livorno, Italy - A super and exceptional specimen of ilvaite ! This crystal is from a very old finding of the early 70ies and it is from a locality that is now interdicted from digging. This is a single perfectly shaped offmatrix ilvaite crystal of 7 cm in size ! the ilvaite has a great luster and brightness, absolutely undamaged and perfectly terminated. The top termination has very clear and shaped habit. An incredible esthetic and uncommon specimen from the type locality of ilvaite. Almost impossible to find a specimen like this ! Overall size is 7x2x1.6 cm. Weight is 83 gr

Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Ilvaite
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Crystal
Supplement
Vari cristalli di ilvaite
Dimensions
7×2×1.6 cm
Weight
83 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Porticciolo, Rio Marina, Isola Elba, Livorno
Origin (Country)
Italy
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