Mount Malosa, Zomba, Malawi
|Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite:||Crystal on matrix|
|Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite:||Arfvedsonite|
|Supplement:||On microcline matrix|
|Weight (in g):||35|
|Origin (Region/ City):||Mount Malosa, Zomba, Malawi|
|Dimensions (in cm):||5cm x 4cm x 1.7cm|
Arfvedsonite (rare amphibole silicate) crystals on microcline matrix, from Mount Malosa, Zomba, Malawi.
The arfvedsonite crystals are of a deep bright black color, the matrix is beige to ochre, the microcline crystals are from matt to satin to bright.
Some spots of the back of the matrix are stabilized with a paleoacrylate varnish to avoid crumbling.
The colors of the pictures (close up mainly) are slightly more yellow than the actual color.
The second picture is calibrated at the nearest to the actual colors of the sample.
This lot will be sent in a well protected parcel, with insured and tracked international shipping.
|Member since:||April 30, 2017|
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|Rest of Europe||$17.25|
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