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Mineral Specimen No. 69885:
Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland.

This mineral specimen of Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69885:

Minerals Species: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating.
Location of mineral deposit: Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland.
Description: Sharp, well-crystallized adularia crystal, the low-temperature variety of orthoclase feldspar, coated on all surfaces with green chlorite microcrystals. The chlorite coating is thin and when illuminated from the rear the adularia exhibits translucency. No damage. Ex. John Geiges collection #416, acquired in 1995 from B. Butkowski; ex. R. E. Grant collection #29.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 5x3x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 38 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

Mineral Specimens: Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite coating from Piz Starlera, Val Cristallina, Grisons, Switzerland

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