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Edingtonite on Prehnite (found 1997)


Edingtonite is a hydrous barium aluminosilicate, specifically a member of the zeolite group (Coombs et al., 1997). The mineral name honors James Edington (1787-1844), Scottish mineral collector who discovered the species (Haidinger & Turner, 1825).

From the collection of E.R. Laskowski (1949-2020), a mining engineer who retired to Tucson, Arizona. An accompanying label dates its field-collection to September 14, 1997.

Price: $65

Item code: MS1851

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