Variscite, Crandallite, Wardite
Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Oquirrh Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA
Small Cabinet, 7.5 x 5.9 x 1.0 cm
A beautiful specimen of chrysoprase-colored, emerald-green variscite rimmed by and included by streaks of canary-yellow crandallite. There is some gray wardite present is well. This is a rare association, and the contrast is striking. Note that this is, as most such specimens are after being sliced out of a boulder, polished. OLD MATERIAL from the early and mid 1900s finds, here.