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Rutile on Muscovite from Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina

 
Rutile on Muscovite from Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Rutile on Muscovite from Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Rutile on Muscovite from Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION:No. 46240
Mineral:Rutile on Muscovite
Locality:Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina
Description:Thin crystals of dark red rutile scattered throughout a cluster of greenish muscovite mica crystals. Most of the rutile crystals are partly embedded in the muscovite, though a few are freestanding in cavities, many are incomplete. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:3.5x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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