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Microcline var. Amazonite from Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

 
Microcline var. Amazonite from Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

Microcline var. Amazonite from Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

Microcline var. Amazonite from Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 50555
Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite
Locality:Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia
Description:Four loose pieces and one matrix specimen of amazonite cleavages, the blue green variety of microcline caused by lead impurities, with deep color. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #179; collected 1940
Overall Size:7x4.5x3.5 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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