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Aegirine on Microcline from Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi

 
Aegirine on Microcline from Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi

Aegirine on Microcline from Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi

Aegirine on Microcline from Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi

DESCRIPTION:No. 62439
Mineral:Aegirine on Microcline
Locality:Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi
Description:Lustrous black elongated aegirine crystals to 15 mm on limonite-stained white microcline partial crystals. The aegirine crystals show green translucency in the tapered terminations where the crystals are thin and allow light to pass through.
Overall Size:30x22x22 mm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: For reference only
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