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Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

 
Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

Microcline (perthitic growth) from Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 52367
Mineral:Microcline (perthitic growth)
Locality:Pala Chief Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California
Description:Large lustrous microcline crystal with perthitic texture (lamellar intergrowths of alternating coloration) visible on the crystal faces. One edge has two muscovite crystals embedded in the microcline. Ex. John Geiges collection #574; originally acquired in 1999 from David London
Overall Size:7.5x6x5.5 cm
Crystals:75 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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