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Smoky Quartz Var Ticino Habit & Orthoclase Var Baveno Twin

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Smoky Quartz Var Ticino Habit & Orthoclase Var Baveno Twin

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Description
Locality: 
Kütahya, Kütahya Province, Turkey
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.5 × 5.5 × 3 cm
Weight: 
92.00gr
Description

A Tessiner habit clear smoky quartz exhibiting numerous layered dark inclusions that appear to be oxidized garnet, most probably almandine-spessartine series. A perfect, partly translucent orthoclase showing the Baveno twinning stands beside the Tessiner quartz. No damages.

A perfect combination specimen featuring two interesting habits from a new find in the Kütahya surroundings.

Collected: 
2019
Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Smoky Quartz

Variety Of: 

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Hardness: 
7.0
Formula: 
SiO2
Hardness: 
0.0

Orthoclase

Formula: 
KAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.30
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
White

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