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Pargasite

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Pargasite

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Description
Locality: 
An Phu, Lục Yên District, Yên Bái Province, Vietnam
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8 × 5.2 × 2.7 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.70cm
Description

A double terminated bright green gemmy pargasite crystal aesthetically positioned on white calcite from an unusual Vietnamese locality. Stands upright nicely for display.

Mineral Data
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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
Vic's Vugh Minerals
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