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Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts

 
Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts

Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts

DESCRIPTION:No. 20321
Mineral:Andalusite var. Chiastolite
Locality:Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Description:Elongated crystal of andalusite with polished end to show the cross-shaped crystal pattern (variety chiastolite) caused by crystal twinning. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:50x15x15 mm
Crystals:50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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