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Smoky Quartz from
Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte4 photos of Smoky Quartz associated with Baryte at this locality.
Sterryite2 photos of Smoky Quartz associated with Sterryite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Smoky Quartz associated with Quartz at this locality.
Limonite1 photo of Smoky Quartz associated with Limonite at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Smoky Quartz associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (17 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Smoky Quartz
42.0km (26.1 miles) Piana del Sale, Ligonchio, Reggio Emilia Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
 
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