Apophyllite on Celadonite Included Chalcedony Stalactite from Maharashtra, India
Dimension: 5.2cm x 3.3cm x 2.9cm
Locality: Shakur Quarry, Nashik District, Maharashtra, India
A Chalcedony Stalactite with green Celadonite inclusions densely covered with intergrown, colorless well-formed Apophyllite crystals. The Apophyllite exhibits interesting crystal forms – doubly terminated perfect tetragonal dipyramidal with parallel striations on the prism faces; pseudocubic with modified corners and natural uneven terminations. They are water-clear, exceedingly lustrous and way more beautiful in person!