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Orthoclase var. Valencianite from La Valencia Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Orthoclase var. Valencianite from La Valencia Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Mineral:Orthoclase var. Valencianite
Locality:La Valencia Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Large plate of sharp, white orthoclase (adularia) variety valencianite crystals. Minor colorless quartz crystals coat some surfaces. No damage. From the well known Lechner collection (Austrian), see article in Min. rec., Nov.-Dec., 1991, pp. 433-438. Ex. Lechner collection #4352 (ca. 1900, Austria)
Overall Size:7x7x2.5 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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