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Microcline var. Amazonite with Smoky Quartz from Crystal Peak area, 6.5 km northeast of Lake George, Park-Teller Counties, Colorado

 
Microcline var. Amazonite with Smoky Quartz from Crystal Peak area, 6.5 km northeast of Lake George, Park-Teller Counties, Colorado

Microcline var. Amazonite with Smoky Quartz from Crystal Peak area, 6.5 km northeast of Lake George, Park-Teller Counties, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 52459
Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite with Smoky Quartz
Locality:Crystal Peak area, 6.5 km northeast of Lake George, Park-Teller Counties, Colorado
Description:Pale amazonite crystals to 26 mm, the blue-green variety of microcline feldspar, with a few smoky quartz crystals to 15 mm along the bottom edge. The blue-green color is due to lead impurities in the microcline.
Overall Size:3.5x3x2 cm
Crystals:8-26 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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