2.0" Thomsonite (Zeolite) With Stilbite - India

This is a beautiful 2.0" long specimen of the zeolite Thomsonite from the Maharashtra province of India. Thomsonite is one of the rarest zeolites found in the volcanic rocks in the area. The fuzzy balls of Thomsonite have a beautiful peach to red coloration, and are up to 1.1" across.

Small tabular stilbite crystals can be found protruding from the surface of the matrix, surrounding the fibrous thomsonite crystals that formed from the red matrix beneath.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Thomsonite & Stilbite
LOCATION
Maharashtra, India
SIZE
2.0x1.5", Largest Thomsonite ball 1.1"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#41566