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Astrophyllite from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

 
Astrophyllite from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

Astrophyllite from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

Astrophyllite from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 35034
Mineral:Astrophyllite
Locality:St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado
Description:Elongate brown astrophyllite crystals in light colored albite matrix. The astrophyllite crystals have a pearly mica-like luster. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s
Overall Size:5x3x2 cm
Crystals:5-30 mm
Status: For reference only
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