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Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 56068
Mineral:Microcline with Quartz var. Smoky Quartz
Locality:Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Blocky white microcline crystals to 25 mm with lustrous dark-smoky quartz crystals to 15 mm from the classic miarolitic cavities of the Moat ring-dike formation. This locality was discovered after the 1938 hurricane uprooted trees with crystals in roots. Ex. Tom Penney collection, collected in the 1960s-70s.
Overall Size:13x9x8 cm
Crystals:5-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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