NAME ELBAITE AND QUARTZ        Sodium-Lithium-Aluminum Borosilicate
Size 23 cm x 19 cm x 15 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 # M1378
Data Donated by Peter L. Via, 2012
Photographer Robert Klopfer/Alexander Kopylov