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Muscovite var. Ball-Peen Mica from Branchville Quarry, Redding, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Muscovite var. Ball-Peen Mica from Branchville Quarry, Redding, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 30604
Mineral:Muscovite var. Ball-Peen Mica
Locality:Branchville Quarry, Redding, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Rounded crystals of muscovite on quartz and albite matrix from a famous quarry known for this formation. For more information see article: Branchville, Fairfield County, Connecticut, A Classic Mineral Locality in Rocks and Minerals, March-April 1981.
Overall Size:8x6x3 cm
Crystals:10-35 mm
Status: For reference only
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