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Orthoclase var. Adularia Twins from Grimsel Pass, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerland

 
Orthoclase var. Adularia Twins from Grimsel Pass, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia Twins from Grimsel Pass, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia Twins from Grimsel Pass, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 50065
Mineral:Orthoclase var. Adularia Twins
Locality:Grimsel Pass, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerland
Description:Floater formation of sharp translucent colorless orthoclase crystals with coating of green chlorite microcrystals on all surfaces. The orthoclase crystals are the adularia variety and twinned on the C-axis resulting in complex shape. Ex. John Geiges collection #890
Overall Size:6.5x6x5 cm
Crystals:5-50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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