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Sodalite (Hauyne?), Phlogopite, Calcite, Gonnardite - Afghanistan

6.3.2018

Under shortwave  - 1st pic - bright yellow phlogopite crystals on a backdrop of reddish fluorescing calcite, bluish gonnardite (supposed).  Under longwave areas of what may be sodalite fluoresce a nice yellow/orange but this initial ID may be suspect.  Further investigation has shown that this may be hauyne altering to gonnardite - jury is still out. 

 

 

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