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Microcline var. Amazonite from Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado

 
Microcline var. Amazonite from Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado

Microcline var. Amazonite from Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado

Microcline var. Amazonite from Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado

Microcline var. Amazonite from Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 18855
Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite
Locality:Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado
Description:Bright blue amazonite crystals in parallel formation. Doubly-terminated with the remnants of an old A.E. Foote label on the bottom (with address showing as 1223 Belmont - where Foote operated from 1879-1891). Excellent color, With copy of Ex. Westtown School (West Chester, Pa.) Collection label no. 6886-88, donated by Lewis Woolman
Overall Size:3x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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