David K. Joyce

Sodalite, var. Hackmanite, Albite

4.5x3.0x2.4 cm
Mont Saint-Hilaire

Quebec, Canada

Sodalite, var. Hackmanite, AlbiteSodalite, var. Hackmanite, Albite

Item number: 14508

A cluster of hackmanite crystals is overgrown by a thick encrustation of pinkish albite crystals. Even so, the rich fluorescence of the hackmanite easily shows through the albite as per the photo. Like burning embers.