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Orthoclase var. Manebach Twin with Smoky Quartz from Tanokamiyama, Omi, Shiga, Japan

 
Orthoclase var. Manebach Twin with Smoky Quartz from Tanokamiyama, Omi, Shiga, Japan

Orthoclase var. Manebach Twin with Smoky Quartz from Tanokamiyama, Omi, Shiga, Japan

Orthoclase var. Manebach Twin with Smoky Quartz from Tanokamiyama, Omi, Shiga, Japan

DESCRIPTION:No. 35830
Mineral:Orthoclase var. Manebach Twin with Smoky Quartz
Locality:Tanokamiyama, Omi, Shiga, Japan
Description:Large brown orthoclase crystals up to 65 mm with medium-gray smoky quartz crystals up to 30 mm on the side. The orthoclase crystals show v-shaped terminations indicating they are twinned following the Manebach-law. All crystals have micro mica coating.
Overall Size:7x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:5-65 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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