1.1" Superb Honey Orange Brown Glassy BASTNAESITE-Ce Crystal Pakistan for sale

  • $375.00$750.00
  • Mineral: Bastnaesite
  • Product Code: EB0815BAST4
  • Availability: In Stock

Large crystals of basnaesite like this one are rare, and this is a very fine example. The tabular crystal is extremely sharp and double-terminated.  The edges are well defined, and the faces have a bright, glassy luster. The crystal is a honey borwnish orange and is translucent. This is the cerium variety of this mineral, so it is bastnaesite-Ce. There is no damage.

Location Zegi Mountain, Khyber Agency, Fata, Pakistan
Size 1.1" x 0.9" x 0.5"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.