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HOLD Leucite- large floater crystal cluster
Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius complex, Naples
Campania, Italy
3.7 x 3.4 x 3.3 CM (miniature)
price: $170


Textbook sharp crystals in a cluster from the classic Italian locality of Mt Somma. From several angles this looks like a single crystal with Dodecahedral form but when rotated it is clear that this is a cluster of three intergrown crystals that are perfect and complete. Leucite is not a very rare mineral but sizable, perfect crystals like this are rather uncommon. This is a fine example, much better than usual.