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Augite with Biotite from Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy

 
Augite with Biotite from Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy

Augite with Biotite from Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy

Augite with Biotite from Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy

Augite with Biotite from Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 74844
Mineral:Augite with Biotite
Locality:Monte Somma, Napoli, Campania, Italy
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow-brown augite crystals to 1.4 mm with tabular hexagonal black biotite mica crystals to 2.5 mm. Many augite crystals are visible when viewed under magnification. Ex. Julius Weber (1914-2003) collection, principle photographer of the Encyclopedia of Minerals (1974)
Overall Size:23x17x16 mm
Crystals:0.5-2.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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