Alabandin x
Alabandin x

Alabandin x

E 1259

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In addition to what are probably the world's best wurtzite crystals, the world's best alabandine crystals also came to light from the tanzanite mines. They have been known for a long time, the miners call them "chuma", the Swahili word for iron. They thought these crystals were rotten pyrite crystals. This crystal as a combination cube-octahedron.
Fundort: Mererani,, Tansania