Nuristan, Provinz


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Minerals (Count: 48)

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ca. 7 cm hoher, ideal ausgebildeter Kristall mit Quarz. Fundort: Nuristan in Afghanistan

Collection: terra mineralia
Copyright: berthold
Contribution: berthold 2009-01-07
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Größe: 7 x 1,3 x 1,3 cm, Fundort: Nuristan, Afghanistan.

Copyright: Dan Weinrich
Contribution: thdun5 2010-04-14
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Turmalin Rubellit mit Verdelith
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Turmalin Rubellit mit Verdelith

Paragenesestufe: Orthoklas, Clevelandit,Turmalin (Rubellit+Verdelith); Fundort: Nuristan, Afghanistan; Größe: 17 x 10,5 cm

Collection: Mineralroli
Copyright: Mineralroli
Contribution: Mineralroli 2010-02-08
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Rocks (Count: 7)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Feruz, N.M. and Denikaev, S.S. (1976) Intrusive and ultrametamorphic rocks of Nuristan and Eastern Badakhshan (NO Afghanistan). Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR: 226(1).
  • Bariand, P. & Poullen,J.P. (1979). Nicht nur Lapis !: Die Turmalin-Pegmatite von Afghanistan. Lapis, Jg.4, Nr.1, S.20-23.
  • Weerth, A. (1991). Neue Mineralfunde aus Pakistan und Afghanistan, Tremolit-Kristalle aus Nuristan, Afghanistan. Lapis, Jg.16, Nr.3, S.15-16.
  • Cook, R.B. (1997). Connoisseur's Choice - Spodumene var. Kunzite, Nuristan, Afghanistan. Rocks & Min., Vol.72, H.5, S.340-43.
  • Niedermayr, G. (2001). Spektakuläre Funde von Väyrynenit aus Nuristan, Afghanistan. Miner.-Welt, Jg.12, Nr.3, S.52-53.
  • Weerth, A. (2016). Neues aus dem Grenzgebiet Pakistan/ Afghanistan. Lapis, Jg.41, H.10, S.30-39.