• Orthoclase
  • Orthoclase
  • Orthoclase
Silicates

Orthoclase

$400.00   €372  £310.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19840
Unusual for this locality, a Carlsbad interpenetrant Orthoclase twin from the classic Schneckenstein Cliff at Kielberg in Vogtland, Saxony, Germany.  This old-time specimen is free from any matrix and has clearly defined crystal faces, perhaps just a little rounded by age.  The Orthoclase is an opaque dirty-white mottled with small light grey patches.

Details

Dimensions
2.8 × 2.4 × 1.1 cm
Categories
Silicates
Locality
Schneckenstein Cliff, Kielberg, Klingenthal, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Orthoclase, Orthoclase

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