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Albite with Smoky Quartz from Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Albite with Smoky Quartz from Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Albite with Smoky Quartz from Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Albite with Smoky Quartz from Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Albite with Smoky Quartz from Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 50890
Mineral:Albite with Smoky Quartz
Locality:Oliver Diggings, Moat Mountain, Hale's Location, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Classic specimen of platy white albite crystals to 10 mm with scattered lustrous transparent dark-smoky quartz crystals to 14 mm. John Oliver first discovered the diggings named for him after the 1938 hurricane that uprooted many trees revealing quartz. Ex. John Sinkankas (1915-2002), purchased from John Oliver (1910-1980) in 1958
Overall Size:9x7x3 cm
Crystals:2-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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