EarthShaped
20 June 2012 @ 1:59 PM
Quartz, aegirine and zircon

Jose Luis Otero Collection 
Zomba, Malawi

Quartz, aegirine and zircon

Jose Luis Otero Collection 

Zomba, Malawi

2 years ago
19 June 2012 @ 3:49 PM

Aegirine with Zircon and Albite

Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi, Africa

(Source: kristalle.com)

2 years ago
18 June 2012 @ 5:58 PM
Pegmatitic Agpaite (containing eudialyte, aegirine pyroxene,  nepheline , and albite)

Agpaite from the Late Devonian Khibina Massif at Nyorkpakhk Mountain (north of the Vuonemmiok River, west-central Kola Peninsula, Murmansk Region, far-northwestern Russia).

Pegmatitic Agpaite (containing eudialyte, aegirine pyroxene,  nepheline , and albite)

Agpaite from the Late Devonian Khibina Massif at Nyorkpakhk Mountain (north of the Vuonemmiok River, west-central Kola Peninsula, Murmansk Region, far-northwestern Russia).

2 years ago
14 June 2012 @ 8:01 PM
 Aegirine on Feldspar

 Mt. Malosa, Zomba Plateau, Malawi, Africa
Aegirine was named after Ægir, the Teutonic god of the sea

 Aegirine on Feldspar

 Mt. Malosa, Zomba Plateau, Malawi, Africa

Aegirine was named after Ægir, the Teutonic god of the sea

2 years ago