Dims: 0.9x0.6x0.3" (2.2x1.5x0.8cm)
Wt: 0.08 oz. (2.3g)
Umbozero Mine, Lovozero Massif, Kola Penninsula, Russia
This is a crystal of the rare mineral chkalovite. It has the correct white color and vitreous luster, is translucent, and has three of its original crystal faces, revealing its rhombohedral form. The other surfaces show an uneven fracture. This specimen is 100% chkalovite.