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Pargasite

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Pargasite

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Description
Locality: 
Ladjuar Madan, Kokcha Valley, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8 × 5 × 5.5 cm
Description

Very unusual gemmy rare honey color well terminated pergasite crystals hots to matrix, no damage, very hard to find from famed Ladjwar madan , Badakhshan, Afghanistan. Nice high quality specimen inperson. 

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Pargasite

Formula: 
{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Strunz: 
9.DE.15
Hardness: 
5.0 - 6.0
Type Locality: 
Pargas (Parainen), Southwestern Finland Region, Finland
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