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Augite and Orthoclase from Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

 
Augite and Orthoclase from Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

Augite and Orthoclase from Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

Augite and Orthoclase from Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

Augite and Orthoclase from Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 63666
Mineral:Augite and Orthoclase
Locality:Highway 62 road cut, near Bancroft, Ontario, Canada
Description:Lustrous greenish-black augite crystals to 15 mm with translucent brown orthoclase crystals to 26 mm. The augite crystals have complex crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Ex. Irving Horowitz collection #2642
Overall Size:12x7x6 cm
Crystals:5-26 mm
Status: For reference only
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