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Albite on Quartz from East Highgate, Franklin County, Vermont

 
Albite on Quartz from East Highgate, Franklin County, Vermont

DESCRIPTION:No. 19113
Mineral:Albite on Quartz
Locality:East Highgate, Franklin County, Vermont
Description:Sandstone matrix covered with translucent, platy albite crystals and minor quartz. Good, old-time specimen giver to Zodac in 1947 by Fred Tupper, a local Vermont resident. Ex. Peter Zodac collection (founder of Rocks and Minerals magazine in 1926)
Overall Size:4x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:4-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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