Bride
Richard Mteki

2007

Lepidolite

33cm (h)

28cm (w)

13cm (d)

SOLD

Lepidolite is a mineral of the mica group, containing lithium. For the geologists among you, find out more here. This stone came from Bikita, one of two sources in Zimbabwe. Girl Paying Attention by Sylvester Mubayi is made from lepidolite from the other mine, which is more lilac.

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