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Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts

Andalusite var. Chiastolite from Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts

Mineral:Andalusite var. Chiastolite
Locality:Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Description:Large terminated andalusite crystal with rounded termination at one end. Normally andalusite crystals are sawn into many slices to reveal the cruciform twinning, commonly sold as Chiastolite.
Overall Size:8.5x2x2 cm
Crystals:85 mm
Archived: For reference only
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