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Leucite from Roccamonfina, Campania, Italy

 
Leucite from Roccamonfina, Campania, Italy

Leucite from Roccamonfina, Campania, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 40668
Mineral:Leucite
Locality:Roccamonfina, Campania, Italy
Description:Many white pseudo-trapezohedral leucite crystals in volcanic matrix. The outer edges of the leucite crystals have brownish color that enhances the edge visibility. Several crystals are cleaved revealing the same brownish internal color. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6735; ex. Dr. Robert J. King 1988
Overall Size:10x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:3-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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