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Sanidine

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Description
Locality: 
Kakourou, Aridea, Pella Prefecture, Greece
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.7 × 2.6 × 1.1 cm
Description

Perfect Carlsbad twin of sanidine, a textbook crystal from this unusual locality. The piece is quite larger than the average size of crystals from this locality.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Sanidine

Formula: 
KAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.30
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic - Prismatic
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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