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Zircon from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

 
Zircon from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

Zircon from St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 31531
Mineral:Zircon
Locality:St. Peter's Dome, El Paso County, Colorado
Description:Sharp crystals of brown zircon in red-brown microcline matrix. The zircon crystals are slightly elongated and have pyramidal terminations. The largest crystal has one irregular prism face (possibly it was attached to another zircon). Old collection #565; purchased from Schortmanns in 1955
Overall Size:4x3x2 cm
Crystals:4-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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