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Mixed Minerals

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Locality: 
Somma-Vesuvius, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3 × 3 × 3 cm
Weight: 
1 150.00gr
Description

This group includes 40 samples all coming from Somma Vesuvius, all classic species for the locality. Dimensions: TN, Miniature, Small Cabinet, weight: 1150 grams.
In the picture: Anorthite, Baddeleyite, "Davyne", Fluorite, Magnetite, Quartz, Thomsonite, Acicular fibrous zeolites, Zircon.
1. Analcime: colorless and transparent icositetrahedral crystals with packages of colorless crystals from Thomsonite, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
2. Anorthite: TL complex, colorless and transparent crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
3. "Apatite": elongated transparent and colorless crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
4. Atacamite: green deposition on gray lava, Villa Inglese, Torre del Greco, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
5. Augite: black monoclini crystals on red lava, Vesuvius Crater, Herculaneum, Somma-Vesuvius, Naples, Campania, Italy.
6. Baddeleyite: elongated striated vertically green-red crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
7. Cuspidine: TL pink crystals with spear tip, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
8. Crysocolla: green alteration on magnetite, Cava Le Novelle, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
9. "Davyne": TL white silky crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
10. Diopside: elongated green crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.

11. Fayalite: elongated bronze-colored crystals, with sodalite and "horneblende", Vallone Molara, Sant'Anastasia, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
12. Fluorite: whitish octahedral crystals, in another complex geode sodalite with green diopside, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
13. Forsterite: TL crystals gray or colorless and transparent, with black spinel, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
14. "Garnet": brown-red rhombododecahedral crystals, ex-coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
15. Geikielite: dark hexagonal tabular crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
16. Gypsum: semitransparent white crystals, Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
17. Hauyne: blue granules, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
18. Hematite: metallic crystals on red lava, Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
19. "Horneblende": elongated black crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
20. "Humite": TL brown complex crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
21. Hydroxylbritholite-Ce: tabular hexagonal crystal green, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
22. Leucite: TL white icositetrahedral crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
23. Magnetite: metal nail-head crystals with yellow diopside, ex-coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
24. Meionite: TL colorless and transparent elongated prismatic crystals, ex-coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
25. "Mica": packets of green hexagonal crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
26. Nepheline: TL colorless hexagonal prisms, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
27. Periclase: TL octahedral crystals or limestone green granules, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
28. Phillipsite: white sheaves, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
29. Quartz: transparent and colorless prismatic crystals, alpine dress, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
30. Sanidino: colorless and transparent tabular crystals with sodalite in colorless complex crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
31. Sodalite: elongated, colorless and transparent crystals, with yellow "guarinite" and colorless octahedral fluoride, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
32. Sodalite: colorless and transparent crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
33. Spinel: rose complex crystal, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
34. Spinel: black octahedra with light brown forsterite, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
35. Thomsonite: group of whitish crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
36. Vesuvianite: TL brown complex crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
37. Vesuvianite: TL complex brown crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
38. Wollastonite: elongated white crystals with meionite, San Vito, Ercolano, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.
39. Acicular fibrous zeolites: white urchins, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Somma-Vesuvius, Naples, Campania, Italy.
40. Zircon: blue octahedron, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma-Vesuvio, Naples, Campania, Italy.

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