3.2" Lustrous, Epidote Crystal Cluster - Morocco

 
This is a cluster of lustrous, dark green, epidote crystals in bow tie and fan shaped aggregates on a bed of quartz. It comes from the Imilchil in the Er Rachidia Province of Morocco.

Epidote is a green, silicate mineral that is commonly found in regionally metamorphosed rocks. It often forms lustrous, elongated and interconnected crystals that are highly coveted by collectors. While nearly all epidote is green it may take on many different shades and tones from yellowish to deep green.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Epidote on Quartz
LOCATION
Imilchil, Er Rachidia Province, Morocco.
SIZE
3.2x1.85"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#40874