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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 76977
Mineral:Microcline var. Amazonite
Locality:Crystal Peak area, 6.5 km northeast of Lake George, Park-Teller Counties, Colorado
Description:Lustrous translucent blue-green amazonite crystals, the variety of microcline feldspar colored by lead impurities, in parallel orientation. The bottom surface of the amazonite crystals is a cleavage face. Collected ca. 1992
Overall Size:20x17x15 mm
Crystals:8-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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