Vanadinite is probably my favourite mineral. I love the deep red, slightly translucent crystals and the way how they shine in sunlight. Vanadinite is (almost) my namesake mineral and was the first post in my namesake minerals series.
|Full Description||Hexagonal, bright red crystals of vanadinite on a brown/grey groundmass|
|Location||Mibladen, Midelt, Morocco|
|Acquisition Details||Festival of Geology, University College London – £12.00|