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Microcline with Schorl from Leiper's Quarry, Avondale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

 
Microcline with Schorl from Leiper's Quarry, Avondale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Microcline with Schorl from Leiper's Quarry, Avondale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Microcline with Schorl from Leiper's Quarry, Avondale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 50920
Mineral:Microcline with Schorl
Locality:Leiper's Quarry, Avondale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Description:Translucent tan-colored microcline crystal with remnants of black schorl in the bottom. The microcline of complete on all faces with only a few chips in the edges from where it was extracted from the solid quartz pegmatite core. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #185
Overall Size:5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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