Mibladen Mining District, Midelt, Khenifra Province, Meknes-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
Marvelous specimen of vivid red, flattened, tabular hexagonal crystals of Vanadinite attractively set on a base covered by black Mottramite or Manganese Oxides. The crystals have intense blood color with some orange nuances and great luster. They are slightly gemmy. The specimen is very fresh. For references the issue of The Mineralogical Record - Vol. 44, No. 3 May - June 2013. In excellent condition – some minor nicks. On acrylic base., Gorgeous!