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Piana del Sale, Ligonchio, Reggio Emilia Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Quartz
Piana del Sale, Ligonchio, Reggio Emilia Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Photo: Rob Lavinsky
Latitude: 44°19'20"N
Longitude: 10°21'31"E
Piana del Sale, Casalino, Reggio Emilia, Emilia-Romagna, Italia

The 'Piana del sale' area is located just 100 meters after the Casalino village road junction, toward Ligonchio.
On the left side of the area there is an earthy zone where small black quartz crystals can be collected; this zone is followed by 100-meter-long gypsum formations.

Mineral List

Gypsum
Quartz
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz



3 entries listed. 2 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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References

Nicolas Francfort field observation.

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