Muscovite Floater

Thin blades of golden Muscovite inter-connect.

Mineral: Muscovite (floater).
– Specimen Size: 30 x 25 x 16 mm (appr.)
– Found: Brazil (Galileia, Minas Gerais)
Photo: Leo Jahaan

 

Macro view of Muscovite blades showing interesting growth lines.

Decription: Muscovite (detail).
– Field of View: 15 mm (appr.)
– Found: Brazil (Galileia, Minas Gerais)
Photo: Leo Jahaan

 

Another macro shot, showing a jumble of intersecting Muscovite blades.

Decription: Muscovite (detail – rear).
– Field of View: 12 mm (appr.)
– Found: Brazil (Galileia, Minas Gerais)
Photo: Leo Jahaan