AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Massachusetts > Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

 
Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating from Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts

DESCRIPTION:No. 77332
Mineral:Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating
Locality:Acushnet Quarry, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Description:Large 40 mm pericline-habit white albite crystal, with several smaller pericline-habit white albite crystals to 18 mm on the bottom, coated with lustrous green chlorite microcrystals in parallel orientation resulting in simultaneous reflections. Collected ca. 1985. This quarry is noted for these classic Pericline Habit albite crystals.
Overall Size:4.5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Feldspars: Microcline, Orthoclase, Albite

 

  Buy Albite (Pericline Habit) with Chlorite coating at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Feldspars: Microcline, Orthoclase, Albite

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;