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Pargasite from Laacher See, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Pargasite from Laacher See, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Locality:Laacher See, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Description:Dark brown pargasite crystal with good development of the crystal faces on all sides. No matrix is attached. Minor edge wear in places. I cannot find references for pargasite from this locale - could it be from Finland or Austria? Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #248; Dr. Rorer purchased specimen while in Verdun, France
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:3 cm
Archived: For reference only
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