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Object Name Albite
Object Description Sample of opaque white, massive albite (plagioclase feldspar), with colorless massive quartz and pearly white mica. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 85. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin Massachusetts/Hampshire County/Chesterfield
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Brumby, Richard Trapier, 1804-1875
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-4.55 W-5.66 L-8.68 cm
Catalog Number 1400