Villiaumaite, Greenland, Miniature-Sized Specimen


2.14 in x1.66 in x 0.9 in

57 grams

Tiny, glassy red patches of Villiaumite are scattered in a triangular block of dark gray gneiss. A rare halide mineral, Villiaumite is known for its red color, and this specimen is blood red which gives a startling contrast to the muted gray color of the surrounding gneiss. Overall specimen is miniature-sized.


Type: Villiaumite