Brewsterite-(Sr) on Strontianite

Brewsterite-(Sr) on Strontianite - 743

Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Western Lochaber, Highland, Scotland


One cavity found within the vein complex at Whitesmith had a combination of brown strontianite sprays covered either partly or completely with later sparkling brewsterite crystals.  This specimen is from that cavity.  Strontian is the type locality for Brewsterite

Formula: Brewsterite (Sr,Ba) 2Al4Si12O32.10H2O; Strontianite SrCO3

Status: Sold

Dimensions: 56x50x35mm

Size: Miniature (M)



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