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Microcline var. Amazonite from Lake George, Park County, Colorado

 
Microcline var. Amazonite from Lake George, Park County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 61469
Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite
Locality:Lake George, Park County, Colorado
Description:Several parallel blocky green amazonite crystals, the green variety of microcline feldspar caused by trace amounts of lead impurities, on tan-colored microcline. The surfaces of the amazonite crystals are coated to enhance the surface luster.
Overall Size:7.5x6x5 cm
Crystals:20-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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