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    Phlogopite
    Hastings Co.
    Ontario
    Canada
    2.64 x 2.08 x 1.54 inches (6.70 x 5.28 x 3.90 cm)


    This "historical" specimen was collected in 1950, which is substantiated by the label card with number "#515" which accompanies it. From Ontario, Canada, this piece consists of dark greenish-black tabular and scaly crystal masses of Phlogopite on milky peachy-colored Calcite of which some smaller crystals reach high off the main mass of the slightly metallic cluster. This example has both size and character.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    7th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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