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Cordierite from
Traversella Mine, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gruppo Mineralogico Lombardo, (10), 1-54.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Traversella Mine, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
5.0km (3.1 miles) A Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
25.1km (15.6 miles) B Locana, Orco Valley, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
72.0km (44.8 miles) C Seula mine (ex Montecatini quarry), Mount Camoscio, Oltrefiume, Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
72.4km (45.0 miles) D Mont'Orfano (Montorfano), Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
73.5km (45.7 miles) E Candoglia marble quarries, Candoglia, Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
129.1km (80.2 miles) F Sponda Alp - Pizzo Forno, Chironico Valley, Leventina, Ticino, Switzerland
139.8km (86.9 miles) G Dervio-Colico road tunnel, Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
161.0km (100.0 miles) H Codera streambed, Codera Valley, Novate Mezzola, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
163.1km (101.3 miles) I Chete-Canete area, Villa di Chiavenna, Bregaglia Valley, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
165.4km (102.8 miles) J Pizzo Trubinasca, Bondasca Valley, Bregaglia Valley (Bergell), Grisons, Switzerland
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