||Veszelelyite (large bladed crystal group)
Black Pine Mine, Flint Creek Valley, John Long Mts., Granit Co.
MONTANA, United States
2 x .9 CM (thumbnail)
A very large crystal cluster for this rare species. An American classic, The Black Pine Mine produced the best and largest of this mineral over 3 decades ago. Previously found only in micro crystals typically under a millimeter. This piece is from that famous find. Micros of Cerussite are noted as well, Very good color and luster, translucent on thin edges, an excellent, sizable example.