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Cordierite from Richmond Soapstone Quarry, Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire

 
Cordierite from Richmond Soapstone Quarry, Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 12808
Mineral:Cordierite
Locality:Richmond Soapstone Quarry, Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Description:Brown rectangular cordierite crystals in matrix. These crystals are not gemmy enough to be called iolite, but they are from the same famous find in New Hampshire. See: Gemstones of New Hampshire (Rocks and Minerals, July/Aug., 1990). Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #868
Overall Size:24x20x15 mm
Crystals:5-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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