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

Locality type:Mine
Comments:As a component of the metarhyolithic rocks with porphiric texture.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Busatti, L. (1893) I porfidi della miniera di Tuviois nel Sarrabus (Sardegna). Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, 12, 162-180.
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
67.9km (42.2 miles) C Medau Ganoppi, Fluminimaggiore, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
69.1km (43.0 miles) D Perda S'Oliu Mine, Fluminimaggiore, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
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