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Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 56683
Mineral:Microcline (Baveno-law twinned) with Albite
Locality:Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Large blocky white microcline crystals to 70 mm with brown surfaces plus a few lustrous bladed white albite crystals to 8 mm around the base. The microcline are twinned diagonally through the center following the Baveno Law of feldspar twinning. Ex. Tom Penney collection #376, collected in the 1960s-70s
Overall Size:7.5x6x6 cm
Crystals:5-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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