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Orthoclase with Smoky Quartz from Mokrusha Mine, Alabashka pegmatite field, Murzinka region, Middle Urals, Russia

 
Orthoclase with Smoky Quartz from Mokrusha Mine, Alabashka pegmatite field, Murzinka region, Middle Urals, Russia

Orthoclase with Smoky Quartz from Mokrusha Mine, Alabashka pegmatite field, Murzinka region, Middle Urals, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22201
Mineral:Orthoclase with Smoky Quartz
Locality:Mokrusha Mine, Alabashka pegmatite field, Murzinka region, Middle Urals, Russia
Description:Two parallel crystals of orthoclase 7 cm long with glassy crystals of dark smoky quartz up to 4.5 cm grown between. All surfaces are clean and undamaged. Original museum catalog card accompanies the specimen showing it was originally acquired in 1911. Ex. Bally Museum-Stiftung (founded in 1858 in Schönenwerd, Switzerland) #5711 acquired in 1911
Overall Size:11x9x7 cm
Crystals:3-7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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