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Quartz from
Allos Pass, Uvernet-Fours, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Locality type:Pass
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:Window habit
Colour:Colorless
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rostan P. (2002), Cristaux de quartz d'habitus fenestré dans les Alpes du Sud, Le Règne Minéral, n°45, pp: 5-17
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite3 photos of Quartz associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Allos Pass, Uvernet-Fours, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Photo GalleryView Gallery (14 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
11.7km (7.2 miles) La Valette ravine, Barcelonnette, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
12.6km (7.8 miles) Sigoyer quartz occurrence, Saint-Pons, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
12.6km (7.8 miles) Pinatelle ravine, Saint-Pons, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
13.1km (8.1 miles) Riou Bourdoux ravine, Saint-Pons, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
14.2km (8.8 miles) Méolans quarry, Méolans-Revel, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
16.8km (10.5 miles) Terres Plaines Valley, Jausiers, Barcelonnette, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
18.4km (11.5 miles) Chastelonette septaria occurrence, Saint Martin-d'Entraunes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
20.8km (12.9 miles) Bousiéyas, Saint-Etienne-de-Tinée, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
24.8km (15.4 miles) Le Rivet, Saint-Etienne-de-Tinée, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
25.1km (15.6 miles) Claï, Saint-Etienne-de-Tinée, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
 
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