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Microcline with Zircon from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

 
Microcline with Zircon from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

Microcline with Zircon from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

Microcline with Zircon from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

Microcline with Zircon from Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 40664
Mineral:Microcline with Zircon
Locality:Poudrette Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada
Description:Two intersecting (possibly twinned) white microcline crystals 10 cm long with the select faces coated with sparkling greenish-brown zircon crystals up to 8 mm long. The microcline was repaired, but the are otherwise superb crystals. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6751; ex. National Museum of Natural Sciences of Canada
Overall Size:11x9x5 cm
Crystals:1-100 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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