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Greenland Fantasy Rock - Tugtupite, Sodalite, Analcime, Chkalovite

4.2.2017

 

 Fantasy Rock is a nickname we came up with for wildly fluorescent combination specimens from the Taseq Slope in Ilimaussaq, Greenland.  On this piece the analcime (bright blu/wht) dominates, with cherry red fluorescing tugtupite sprinkled around, some of it encircling a magenta fluorescing chkalovite.  A few areas of orange sodalite round out the assemblage.  Both sides are shown in the big pics below under SW, with LW, natural, and the size following.

 

 

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