Beautiful Icelandic minerals

We haven’t been collecting any Icelandic minerals on our trip, but they are fairly easy to find. Most of the minerals in Iceland grow in the frozen gass bubbles which are really common in the basalt.

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We have a really nice selection of minerals from Iceland already in the collection, but it is great to properly understand how they have formed.

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