Lepidolite, Minas Gerais, Brazil Miniature 4 x 5 x 5 cm $65. Online 10/17
Ball-like knob of light purple botryoidal lepidolite with just a small attachment point on base. Lepidolite is a common accessory mineral from the great pegmatite fields in Minas Gerais but nice displayable specimens realy are quite uncommon. Mined c. 1980s. Eric Petersen Collection.