Monazite-(Ce) Crystal from Mozambique, Thorium Ore


Monazite-(Ce) Crystal from the old Carlos Prieto Paramio collection


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Weight: 7.27g

Size: 1.8 x 1.6 x 0.8cm

Locality: Muiâne Pegmatite (Muiâne Mine; Emdal Mines), Muiane-Naipa Group, Gilé, Zambezia Province, Mozambique

Fabulous Monazite crystal with good size, good quality, and perfect crystal formation and definition. This specimen was purchased on May 24, 1986, for 2,600 pesetas (good money for the time) at the Hotel Meliá Mineral Fair in Lisbon. It comes from the old Carlos Prieto Paramio collection, which retains its original handwritten label and which we will send to the buyer with the mineral.

This listing meets the requirements of NRC 10 CFR 40.22

It also meets U.S.P.S domestic shipping requirements for exempt limited quantities of class 7 materials according to –347.22 “are eligible under 49 CFR to be shipped as excepted packages for limited quantities” and –Exhibit 347.22 Activity Limits– and also –173.435– Table of A1 and A2 values

Geiger counter is not included