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PNAS#004 Two Shared Swiss Amphibole Specimens

Alps, Switzerland

Very odd that two specimens share the same number, but both of these came from the...hold on, let me steal this from their own website...

"When Benjamin Franklin and friends decided, in 1743, to establish the American Philosophical Society (APS), they studied nature and called themselves natural philosophers. Now we'd call them scientists. But the word "philosophical" stuck."

One specimen is compressed fibers, while the other has a bit of stone matrix and independant fibors clinging on the surface.

Museum Card is 13 by 9 in cm

Item #004