David K. Joyce

Safflorite, Skutterudite, Nickeline

9.3x7.7x3.0 cm
Nipissing 404 Shaft
Ontario, Canada

Safflorite, Skutterudite, NickelineSafflorite, Skutterudite, Nickeline

Item number: 22859

This specimen appears to be a botryoidal covering of safflorite with some nickeline in the interior of the botryoids, as well. The botryoidal minerals are largely covered with tiny, sparkling skutterudite crystals. Interesting specimen of these minerals.