• Orthoclase
  • Orthoclase
  • Orthoclase
  • Orthoclase
Silicates

Orthoclase

$400.00   €361  £330.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC19085
A pleasing prismatic bicoloured single twinned crystal of Orhoclase measuring to 5.2 cm from Baveno, Piedmont, Italy. The bicolour crystal is salmon coloured to mainly white, with some greenish Chlorite to one long face. Twinning on this crystal is very subtle but perceivable due to the little reentrant angle on the top which indicates it is a Baveno Law Twin.

Details

Dimensions
5.4 × 2.4 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Silicates
Locality
Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Orthoclase

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