3.7" Bronze ASTROPHYLLITE Crystals in Matrix 7 Radiating Bursts Russia for sale

$500.00
Product Code: EB1214ASTRO4
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Location Tuliok River, East Slope, Kukisvumchorr, Mt. Khibina massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia
Size 3.7" x 3.1" x 2.6"
Suggested Stand A suitable display stand comes free with this specimen.

This specimen of astrophyllite features radiating, metallic, reddish bronze astrophyllite crystals in a high-contrast quartzite matrix. The crystals are arranged in a pattern of flattened crystals growing outward from a center point like the rays of a star. Most astrophyllite is found as partial starbursts, but on this piece there are 5 complete ones, and there is no damage.