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"SCHORL & FOITITE""SCHORL & FOITITE""SCHORL & FOITITE""SCHORL & FOITITE""SCHORL & FOITITE"

SAN PIERO, ISOLA ELBA, LIVORNO, ITALY - This rock hosts 2 perfectly terminated schorl crystals, one of them having the top completely made by dense foitite acicular crystals. The schrlites are 1.1 cm in size and show nicely in an open cavity of the matrix. Some feldspars around. Overall size is 5.5x5.5x4.5 cm. Ex M. Degl'Innocenti collection

Unit price: EURO 120,00

ITA-G30 ELBAITE

"ELBAITE""ELBAITE""ELBAITE""ELBAITE"

PASTORI DIKE, SANT ILARIO, ISOLA ELBA, LIVORNO, ITALY - From this locality several paintbrush-terminated elbaites have been collected. This specimen hosts a couple of elbaite such terminated. Their size is 3 mm and under magnification are nice ! overall size is 2.5x2x1.8 cm

Unit price: EURO 20,00

ITA-G31 ELBAITE

"ELBAITE""ELBAITE""ELBAITE""ELBAITE"

PASTORI DIKE, SANT ILARIO, ISOLA ELBA, LIVORNO, ITALY - From this defunct locality several paintbrush-terminated elbaites have been collected in the past. This specimen hosts a nicely terminated elbaite with such paintbrush termination due to the growing of foitite crystals on the top of the elbaite. The elbaite is  0.5 cm, very nice under magnification ! overall size is 2.5x2x1.8 cm

Unit price: EURO 40,00
"ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE"

SANT ILARIO, ISOLA ELBA, ITALY - This specimen is from an exhausted pegmatite vein known as Pastori pocket. Worked in 2004, it produced several nice specimens of elbaite and foitite. This specimen hosts several bright white feldspar crystals up to 1-1.5 cm on the edge and a nice amount of 2-4 mm albite crystals. Inside an open cavity an undamaged cemtimentric elbaite emerges with a consistent amount of foitet on its top ! overall size of this specimen is 11x6.5x5 cm.

Unit price: EURO 150,00
"ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE""ELBAITE & FOITITE"

Pastori dike, Sant Ilario, Isola Elba, Livorno, Italy - This rock shows an open cavity with feldspar crystals up to 1-1.5 cm and a lot of albite clusters ! There is also a nice elbaite crystal of 1.1 cm with a great cluster of acicular foitite crystals on the top ! such kind of occurrence has been typical only in this pocket. Overall size is 9.5x5x4 cm

Unit price: EURO 110,00