Dims: 0.7 x 0.7 x 0.6" (1.9 x 1.8 x 1.5 cm)
Wt: 13 g w/ specimen box
Mount Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada
This thumbnail piece consists of an aggregate of several broken, intergrown Carletonites. These do not exceed 0.3" (8 mm) in length or diameter and show some evidence of tetragonal form. They range in color from pale blue to colorless to a very pale pink, and in luster from vitreous to pearly to nearly dull. The piece is affixed inside a plastic thumbnail box with removable putty.