David K. Joyce

Safflorite, Skutterudite

9.2x6.5x3.4 cm
Langis Mine
Casey Township
Ontario, Canada

Safflorite, SkutteruditeSafflorite, SkutteruditeSafflorite, Skutterudite

Item number: 21513

This specimen is a vein section that has had the carbonates etched out of it to reveal botryoidal safflorite. The safflorite is not smooth but composed of many bladed crystals of safflorite. Nice specimen of this arsenide mineral!