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Cordierite from
Tuviois Mine (Axareddu Mine), Sinnai, Cagliari metropolitan city (Metropolitan City of Cagliari), Sardinia, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Comments:As a component of the metarhyolithic rocks with porphiric texture.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Busatti, L. (1893) I porfidi della miniera di Tuviois nel Sarrabus (Sardegna). Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, 12, 162-180.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tuviois Mine (Axareddu Mine), Sinnai, Cagliari metropolitan city (Metropolitan City of Cagliari), Sardinia, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
56.1km (34.9 miles) A Rosas Mine, Narcao, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy
66.8km (41.5 miles) B Funtanafigu Quarry, Marrubiu, Mt. Arci, Oristano Province, Sardinia, Italy
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