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English: Albite, Quartz, Schorl
Locality: Pala Chief Mine (MS 6452; Chief Mine), Chief Mountain, Pala District, San Diego County, California, USA (Locality at
Size: cabinet, 11.9 x 7.8 x 5.5 cm
Schorl with Quartz and Albite
A dramatic large, unrepaired specimen of fat schorl crystals accented with gemmy quartz and stark white albite blades. It is complete all around save for an unusual contact spot on the lefthand side (shown forward in 2nd photo). This would be considered exceptional for the locality and a great schorl by any standard from a US locale.
Deutsch: Albit, Quarz, Schörl
Fundort: Pala Chief Mine (MS 6452; Chief Mine), Chief Mountain, Pala District, San Diego County, Kalifornien, Vereinigte Staaten (Fundort bei
Größe: 11.9 x 7.8 x 5.5 cm
Date before March 2010
date QS:P,+2010-03-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+2010-03-00T00:00:00Z/10
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