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Orthoclase var. Adularia from Switzerland

 
Orthoclase var. Adularia from Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia from Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia from Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 42836
Mineral:Orthoclase var. Adularia
Locality:Switzerland
Description:Exceptionally large translucent adularia crystals on matrix with limonite staining in areas. The adularia crystals have glassy faces with striated patters throughout. The complex crystals are hard to photograph and must be seen in person to appreciate. Ex. Carnegie Museum auction November 11, 2003
Overall Size:13x12x7 cm
Crystals:1-90 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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