Phenakite

Phenakite

Regular price $4,400.00
SKU:11613
Locality: Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Division, Myanmar
Dimensions: 4.5 x 5.0 x 3.0 cm

The gem pegmatites around Mogok, Myanmar have produced world-class examples of many minerals, including phenakite. This specimen features an excellent elongated ~3.5 cm drillbit-twinned phenakite crystal on microcline matrix. The phenakite has great morphology and is undamaged and well-placed on the matrix. A great example of this rare beryllium species from a classic locale.

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