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Albite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Shalman, Khyber District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.2 × 1.6 × 1.2 cm
Description

A very superb rare materials !!!l well doubly terminated gemmy glassy pink Albite crystal  ,, the variety looks probably reedmergnerite??? Once time found after that no more, very hard to find , a really good  old specimen 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Albite

Formula: 
NaAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.35
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Finnbo (Finbo), Falun, Dalarna, Sweden