Lepidolite Book Formation

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This is a formation of the mineral Lepidolite known as a book due to the way in which the mineral formed in thin layers like the pages of a novel.

Lepidolite is a lithium-rich mica known for its pink and lilac colors. It is a common matrix mineral to Tourmaline and Quartz, providing them with a very aesthetic and glittery base. Lepidolite is mined as a source of the element lithium. Fine-grained masses are sometimes polished into ornaments such as eggs and animal carvings.

Length: 60mm
Width: 30mm
Height: 10mm
Weight: 20g