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Microcline var. Amazonite from Pikes Peak, Colorado

Microcline var. Amazonite from Pikes Peak, Colorado

Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite
Locality:Pikes Peak, Colorado
Description:Greenish-brown amazonite crystals to 3 cm with small smoky quartz. A real classic, with label from W. D. Nevel., well known mineral dealer from Andover, Maine. The Nevel Quarry is one of the quarries on Plumbago Mtn., Maine.) Ex. L. Sidebottom collection #28
Overall Size:4x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 cm
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