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Topaz from
Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan

Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Elbaite8 photos of Topaz associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Lepidolite4 photos of Topaz associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Mica Group3 photos of Topaz associated with Mica Group at this locality.
Hydroxylherderite3 photos of Topaz associated with Hydroxylherderite at this locality.
Cleavelandite2 photos of Topaz associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Albite1 photo of Topaz associated with Albite at this locality.
Hambergite1 photo of Topaz associated with Hambergite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
65.9km (40.9 miles) A Dara-i-Pech pegmatite field (Darra-i-Pech; Darra-e-Pech; Pech; Peech; Page), Chapa Dara District, Kunar, Afghanistan
75.5km (46.9 miles) B Mawi pegmatite, Nilaw-Kolum pegmatite field, Du Ab District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
154.3km (95.9 miles) C Ghundao hill, Katlang, Mardan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
156.2km (97.0 miles) D Katlang, Mardan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
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