Moldavite from Moravské Bránice (Moravia, Czech Republic)

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Acta Mus. Moraviae, Sci. Geol. 83 (1998), issue 1–2, pages 53-57

Moldavite from Moravské Bránice (Moravia, Czech Republic)

Moldavite was found in Moravské Bránice near Brno. On the basis of the chemical composition, it corresponds to the ferrous moldavites. Shape and surface of moldavite as well as geological position of the new occurrence are discussed.


Stanislav Houzar, Department of Mineralogy and Petrography, Moravian Museum, Zelný trh 6, 659 37 Brno, Czech Republic
Vladimír Šrein, Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics, Czech Academy of Sciences, V Holešovičkách 41, 182 00 Praha, Czech Republic

Houzar, S., Šrein, V., 1998: Vltavín z Moravských Bránic. – Acta Mus. Morav., Sci. Geol., 83, 1–2, 53–57 (with English summary)
ISSN: 1211–8796