Dragon Minerals - Update November 15, 2018

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21347: Orthoclase - Carlsbad twin
West Maroon Pass area, Pitkin County, Colorado
Small cabinet - 6.6 x 3.8 x 1.7 cm (2.6 x 1.5 x 0.7 inches)
Weight - 76 grams (0.17 pounds)
Specimen status: Sold

A sharp, textbook-perfect Carlsbad twinned orthoclase, from a Colorado locality noted for perfect orthoclase crystals, where they are easily collected from a weathered porphyritic granodiorite dike. No damage.

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