Kharan, Balochistan, Pakistan


The Kharan area is known for fine brookites but in recent years a few excellent Axinite specimens have also been appearing. This is a large gemmy single crystal from there with sharp crystal faces and good transparency. It also exhibits dichroism appearing purple in colour from some angles and clove-brown in others.

Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH


Status: Available

Dimensions: 43x34x12mm

Size: Miniature (M)

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