Zomba Malosa - White Orthoclase with Aegirine
Origin: Africa, Malawi, Zomba District, Mount Malosa
A beautiful specimen of Orthoclase with a horizontally orientated Smoky Quartz crystal.
The alkaline Pegmatites of the Zomba-Malosa complex of Malawi are famous for their unique geology and mineralogy. Specimens originating from this area is often a combination of various minerals. These include Aegirine, Orthoclase Feldspar, Smoky Quarts and Zircon (other rare minerals include Arfvedsonite, Epididymite and Parisite)
We offer a range of combination-specimens and crystal specimens from Zomba. The photos were taken in bright sunlight to bring out their best colours.
Zomba Malosa - White Orthoclase & Smoky Quartz - Malawi
Zomba Malosa - Orthoclase & Smoky Quartz
Origin: Africa, Malawi, Zomba District, Mt Malosa
Size: 95 mm x 70 mm, 218 grams