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Andesine from
Swain (Swan) Prospect, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Albite var: Andesine
Comments:A small pegmatite prospect containing trace amounts of kyanite as a primary mineral.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Wood, Keith Yates (1996) Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of Kyanite- Bearing Pegmatites in the Buncombe Pegmatite District, North Carolina : Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Mineral Data:Click here to view Andesine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Swain (Swan) Prospect, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA
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