Microcline (Var: Amazonite)
Small Cabinet, 6.0 x 5.5 x 3.6 cm
Florissant (Topaz Butte), Crystal Peak area, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
Ex. Ed Ruggiero
A really excellent, complete all-around and undamaged, pastel-green, Carlsbad twin amazonite crystal with a white cap from Florissant, Colorado. Carlsbad twinned amazonite crystals are very uncommon and this is a superb Colorado example. Ex Ed Ruggiero Collection, who purchased this piece in 1974. TWINNED amazonites are darned rare! 6.0 x 5.5 x 3.6 cm