AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Maine > Andalusite var. Chiastolite



Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine and


Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Hebron, Oxford County, Maine

Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Hebron, Oxford County, Maine

Mineral:Andalusite var. Chiastolite
Locality:Hebron, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Rounded crystal of andalusite coated with silvery mica schist. If sawn and polished it will reveal a cross-shaped internal zoning known as chiastolite. Ex. William P. Hinkley (author of Maine Mines and Minerals, Volume 2, Eastern Maine)
Overall Size:5x2x2 cm
Crystals:5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Mica & other Silicates


  Buy Andalusite var. Chiastolite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Mica & other Silicates




© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;