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|Mineral:||Andalusite var. Chiastolite|
|Description:||Large andalusite crystal with one end sawn and polished to highlight the cruciform twinning. This variety of andalusite is commonly labeled as chiastolite, in reference to the internal cross patterns formed by the twinning. Full crystals are uncommon. Ex. Miller #M3221|
|Overall Size:||46x21x20 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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