8mm Brilliant Metallic BIXBYITE Cubic Crystal in 4"Rhyolite Matrix Utah for sale

  • $140.70$210.00
  • Mineral: Bixbyite
  • Product Code: EB1214BIX4
  • Availability: In Stock

Here is a superb specimen of the rare mineral bixbyite, on a contrasting white rhyolite matrix. The bixbyite crystal is sharply formed and has a flashy shiny metallic black color. The corners are modified by octahedral faces which truncate the corners with a single flat face.  For this species, this crystal is good sized. This specimen comes from the premiere locality for bixbyite in the world.

Specifications
Location Thomas Range, Juab Co., Utah, USA
Size 4.0" x 2.5" x 1.6"
Suggested Stand Small 2" Peg Stand