Overall Dimension (including bail): 2.3 x 1.3 x 0.2 inches
Inner Bail Diameter: 8 mm
Weight: 18.5 grams
Serial Number: p29648
Discovered in 1978 in the Murun mountains in Yakutia, near the Charo River, bright purple Russian charoite is a silicate mineral composed of potassium, calcium and sodium. This purple, fibrous material may also contain patterns of black, white, orange and transparent crystals.