|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Madagascar > Orthoclase (gem-grade)|
|Locality:||Itrongay, Betroka Department, Tulear Province, Madagascar|
|Description:||Classic specimen of gem-grade (nearly flawless) yellow orthoclase with crystallization patterns on the crystal faces. The orthoclase crystal has a square cross-section with complex termination. The rear face is a flat cleavage plane. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection; collected ca. 1930|
|Overall Size:||3x2.5x2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Feldspars: Microcline, Orthoclase, Albite|
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