Vesuvianite (Var: Manganoan Vesuvianite)

Specimen ID: K2T-LXF

Vesuvianite (Var: Manganoan Vesuvianite) : (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
As recorded:
Parker Shaft, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA
Mindat locality:

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Identified from EDS spectrum, confirmed by Van King. Imaged at 88x using a Nikon SMZ1500 microscope, composite of 19 images stacked using Helicon Focus.
R. Peter Richards - 23rd November 2017
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