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Microcline from Deshong's Quarry, Leiperville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

 
Microcline from Deshong's Quarry, Leiperville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Microcline from Deshong's Quarry, Leiperville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Microcline from Deshong's Quarry, Leiperville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 27795
Mineral:Microcline
Locality:Deshong's Quarry, Leiperville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Description:Single crystal of microcline feldspar perched on pegmatite matrix from the old Deshong's Quarry. For more info on the location see article Classic Pegmatite Occurrences in Delaware County, Pennsylvania in Rocks and Minerals, M-J, 1984. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:9x7x6 cm
Crystals:4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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