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Hydroxylherderite on Albite with Muscovite from Mount Apatite, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine

 
Hydroxylherderite on Albite with Muscovite from Mount Apatite, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine

Hydroxylherderite on Albite with Muscovite from Mount Apatite, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine

Hydroxylherderite on Albite with Muscovite from Mount Apatite, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 44352
Mineral:Hydroxylherderite on Albite with Muscovite
Locality:Mount Apatite, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine
Description:Translucent colorless hydroxylherderite crystals up to 11 mm on white albite with silvery muscovite mica crystals to 3 mm and an unidentified brown micromineral. The hydroxylherderite crystals are pseudo-rhombohedral form with complex faces on the edges. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection
Overall Size:4x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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