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

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