Microcline (Var: Amazonite)
Miniature, 3.4 x 3.2 x 2.3 cm
Konso, Sidamo-Borana Province, Ethiopia

These Ethiopian amazonites are at the equal to the classics from Colorado. The color of the best ones is an intense turquoise blue and the luster is outstanding, too. This fine crystal is sharp on four sides. The base and back are contacted.