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Albite var. Oligoclase from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

 
Albite var. Oligoclase from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

Albite var. Oligoclase from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

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Albite var. Oligoclase from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 52113
Mineral:Albite var. Oligoclase
Locality:Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California
Description:Blocky translucent white albite crystals on one face of massive albite. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, employed at Crestmore 1951-1969, rising to managing director of Riverside Cement Co.
Overall Size:4.5x2.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:2-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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