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Albite and Orthoclase on Quartz from Valentine Mine, Harrisville, Lewis County, New York

 
Albite and Orthoclase on Quartz from Valentine Mine, Harrisville, Lewis County, New York

Albite and Orthoclase on Quartz from Valentine Mine, Harrisville, Lewis County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 39488
Mineral:Albite and Orthoclase on Quartz
Locality:Valentine Mine, Harrisville, Lewis County, New York
Description:Spray 22 mm long of white albite crystals with pseudoscalenohedral habit on a concave plate coated with translucent tan-colored orthoclase crystals up to 2 mm long. See article: What's New in Minerals. Jan.-Feb. 1999 in Min. Rec. v.30#1, p.44. Collected in 1999
Overall Size:6x5x2 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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