Cargille Mineral Reference Sets-Commercial Minerals

SKU: 424MC

This series of slides consists of 6 sets of comminuted materials (100 mesh) mounted in Meltmount 1.539. Each set, manufactured by Cargille Laboratories, contains 25 slides in a protective plastic slide box.

$195.00

This series of slides consists of 6 sets of comminuted materials (100 mesh) mounted in Meltmount 1.539. Each set, manufactured by Cargille Laboratories, contains 25 slides in a protective plastic slide box. The minerals vary from each other optically in at least one or several ways. Collectively, they reveal practically all mineralogical characteristics. Examinations in both plane polarized light and crossed polars disclose different optical properties.
1. Barite
2. Anhydrite
3. Gypsum
4. Spodumene
5. Kyanite
6. Cryolite
7. Crocidolite
8. Steatite (talc)
9. Amblygonite
10. Azurite
11. Malachite
12. Periclase
13. Monazite
14. Sphalerite
15. Scheelite
16. Cassiterite
17. Willemite
18. Zincite
19. Idocrase (Vesuvianite)
20. Lepidolite
21. Rhodonite
22. Biotite
23. Thaumasite
24. Prehnite
25. Pectolite

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