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Aegirine from
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Classification
Species:Aegirine
Comments:Until late 2011 aegirine was found as gangue mineral, now found in association with marshallsussmanite.
Habit:euhedral
Colour:black
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cairncross, B., and Beukes, N. J., (2013) The Kalahari Manganese Field, the adventure continues. Struik Nature Publishers, Cape Town, South Africa, pp 150.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Marshallsussmanite4 photos of Aegirine associated with Marshallsussmanite at this locality.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)2 photos of Aegirine associated with Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aegirine data
Locality Data:Click here to view N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Nearest other occurrences of Aegirine
3.1km (1.9 miles) A Black Rock Mine, Black Rock, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
12.3km (7.7 miles) B Wessels Mine (Wessel's Mine), Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
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