Albite, Muscovite

Specimen ID: NEJ-UY7

Mineral(s)
Albite : Na(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite : KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Locality
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
6cm x 4.9cm x 5.5cm
Events

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A novelty at Tucson 2015. Parallel aggregates and polycrystalline growths of bright and translucent Albite crystals that have an unusual and beautiful clear sky blue color and are with small aggregates of laminar Muscovite. The sample has been analyzed.Manakana, Vohambohitra pegmatite, Tsaratanàna, Betsiboka, Mahajanga (Majunga), MadagascarFound in 2014Specimen size: 6 × 4.9 × 5.5 cm = 2.4” × 1.9” × 2.2”Main crystal size: 3.8 × 3 cm = 1.5” × 1.2”Minor fluorescence short UVTA27AB5
Jordi Fabre - 4th May 2015

Photo added to mindat.org

A novelty at Tucson 2015. Parallel aggregates and polycrystalline growths of bright and translucent Albite crystals that have an unusual and beautiful clear sky blue color and are with small aggregates of laminar Muscovite. The sample has been analyzed.Manakana, Vohambohitra pegmatite, Tsaratanàna, Betsiboka, Mahajanga (Majunga), MadagascarFound in 2014Specimen size: 6 × 4.9 × 5.5 cm = 2.4” × 1.9” × 2.2”Main crystal size: 3.8 × 3 cm = 1.5” × 1.2”Minor fluorescence short UVTA27AB5
Jordi Fabre - 4th May 2015
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