NAME ELBAITE AND ALBITE
Sodium-Lithium-Aluminum Borosilicate
Size 11 cm x 10 cm x 13 cm
Formula Na(Al1.5,Li1.5)Al6(BO3)3[Si6O18](OH)4
Crystal System Hexagonal-Trigonal
Location Paprock Mine, Kamdesh Region, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Museum # M1315
Data Donated by Peter L. Via, 2011
Photographer Robert Klopfer/Alexander Kopylov