2.3" Stilbite, Quartz, Clinozoisite and Calcite Association - Poland

This is a beautiful, 2.3" wide stilbite, smoky quartz, clinozoisite and calcite association that was collected from Strzegom, Poland. The stilbite is orange-brown in color and formed from a smoky quartz, clinozoisite and calcite crystal encrusted matrix.

Clinozoisite is a aluminum calcium sorosilicate with the complex chemical formula {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH). It is a member of the epidote group and is often found exhibiting colorless, yellow, yellow-green, green or pink coloration. It also goes by the name of "aluminum epidote" and is found in locations of metamorphism and calcium baring sedimentary rocks.

DETAILS
SPECIES
Stilbite, Quartz var. Smoky, Clinozoisite & Calcite
LOCATION
Strzegom, Strzegom-Sobótka Massif, Poland
SIZE
2.3" wide
CATEGORY
ITEM
#148428