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Vesuvianite from
Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy

Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
4.5km (2.8 miles) Forcella di Fellaria, Scerscen Valley, Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
7.3km (4.5 miles) Rocca Castellaccio (Rocca di Castellaccio), Ciappanico, Torre di Santa Maria, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
11.7km (7.3 miles) Cassandra Lakes, Airale Valley, Torreggio Valley, Torre di Santa Maria, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
12.9km (8.0 miles) Sissone Valley, Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
13.0km (8.0 miles) Cima Vazzeda, Sissone Valley, Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
15.7km (9.7 miles) Pizzi dei Rossi, Forno Valley, Bregaglia Valley (Bergell), Grisons, Switzerland
22.5km (14.0 miles) Piz Lunghin, Casaccia, Bregaglia Valley (Bergell), Grisons, Switzerland
34.9km (21.7 miles) San Giorgio, Codera Valley, Novate Mezzola, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
48.3km (30.0 miles) Dosso degli Areti, Braone, Brescia Province, Lombardy, Italy
53.3km (33.1 miles) Campo Lake, Fumo Valley, Daone Valley, Daone, Chiese Valley, Giudicarie Valleys, Trento Province (Trentino), Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
 
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