Botryoidal Gibbsite on Matrix from Wenshan, China
Dimension: 5.7cm x 3.2cm x 0.8cm
Locality: Wenshan Mine, Wenshan Co., Yunnan Province, China
A specimen of Gibbsite from this relatively new find (2012) in Wenshan which represents some of the most colorful specimens of this uncommon minerals (i.e. a relatively rare aluminum hydroxide). An eye-catching piece with a myriad of botryoidal aggregates of gibbsite of a beautiful and intense sky-blue color in graduated shading.