AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Virginia > Muscovite var. Sericite pseudomorph after Staurolite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Muscovite var. Sericite pseudomorph after Staurolite from (Fairy Stone State Park?), Patrick County, Virginia

 
Muscovite var. Sericite pseudomorph after Staurolite from (Fairy Stone State Park?), Patrick County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 43694
Mineral:Muscovite var. Sericite pseudomorph after Staurolite
Locality:(Fairy Stone State Park?), Patrick County, Virginia
Description:Classic sericite (fine-grained muscovite mica) pseudomorph after a prismatic staurolite crystal with no matrix attached. The original form of the staurolite crystal is only discernable on 3 or faces. Ex. Chris and Judy Cook collection
Overall Size:23x15x9 mm
Crystals:23 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mid-Atlantic, USA > Pseudomorphs (False Form)

 

  Buy Muscovite var. Sericite pseudomorph after Staurolite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Pseudomorphs (False Form)

 

 

 

© 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. ;