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Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite from St. Gotthard, Kanton Uri, Switzerland

 
Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite from St. Gotthard, Kanton Uri, Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite from St. Gotthard, Kanton Uri, Switzerland

Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite from St. Gotthard, Kanton Uri, Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 51227
Mineral:Orthoclase var. Adularia with Chlorite
Locality:St. Gotthard, Kanton Uri, Switzerland
Description:Elongated plate covered on one face with adularia crystals, the form of orthoclase feldspar dominated by prism faces, with most crystals completely coated with green chlorite microcrystals. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #557d, originally acquired in 1987
Overall Size:13x5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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