Lepidolite Specimen Crystals Russian Stone Gemstone Mineral


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This is the raw lepidolite specimen with tourmaline, feldspar and zeolite. Dimensions: 3.9 x 3.5 x 2.4″ (10 x 9 x 6cm). Weight – 13.4oz (379 grams). Origin: Russia, Transbaikalia.

Some information about lepidolite:

Lepidolite is a lilac-gray or rose-colored member of the mica group of minerals. It is the most abundant lithium-bearing mineral and is a secondary source of this metal. It is the major source of the alkali metal rubidium.

Lepidolite found with other lithium-bearing minerals, such as spodumene, in pegmatite bodies. It has also been found in high-temperature quartz veins, greisens and granite.

Lepidolite has a variety of colors, mainly lilac, pink, purple, and red, but also gray and, rarely, yellow and colorless (More information about lepidolite).

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Weight 379 g