3.6" Clinozoisite Crystal Cluster - Peru

 
 
This is a 3.6" wide cluster of yellow-green clinozoisite crystals that were collected from the Cañete Province of Peru.

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.
FOR SALE
$35 $26
DETAILS
SPECIES
Clinozoisite
LOCATION
Cerro San Cristobal, Cañete Province, Lima Dept., Peru
SIZE
3.6 x 1.9"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#149598