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Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

 
Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 52358
Mineral:Albite var. Cleavelandite with Smoky Quartz, Muscovite, Chlorite
Locality:Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia
Description:Very large specimen of white cleavelandite, the variety of albite feldspar exhibiting platy habit, with lustrous crystallized surfaces on all sides. One edge was the interior of the cavity and has cleavelandite, smoky quartz, muscovite, green chlorite. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection; ex. Paul Smith; acquired in 1996 at the Centennial Mineralogy Symposium at Penn State University
Overall Size:19x14x7 cm
Crystals:1-140 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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