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Orthoclase var. adularia

#DP50649

Orthoclase var. adularia

#DP50649
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 5 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
K(AlSi3)O8 (RRUFF)
Locality
Valenciana mine, Guanajuato, Mexico

Lustrous white crystal plates of Orthoclase variety adularia to over 2cm with several smaller 2mm crystals. Some Quartz crystals are present.

Orthoclase

Formula
K(AlSi3)O8 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Massive - Granular, Blocky 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, greenish, grayish yellow, white, pink 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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