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Amazonite
variety of Microcline
aka Amazonstone
Potassium aluminum silicate
KAlSi3O8


Amazonite in the East Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Amazonite in the Front Range Region

Amazonite in the Northwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Amazonite in the South Central Region

Amazonite in the Southwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

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Small cabinet-sized specimen of richly colored amazonite crystals with a terminated smoky quartz. From the Christmas Pocket, Blue Smoky Claim, Crystal Peak. Measures 6.5 x 6.8 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Mineral Gallery.

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Large cluster of terminated amazonite crystals with smoky quartz. The main crystal measures 9.5 cm tall with a 9 cm crystal laying across the top. Measures 10.5 x 11 x 8 cm. From the Lake George area.
Photo courtesy of The Mineral Gallery.

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Cluster of amazonite crystals from the RAMS claim north of Lake George. Specimen is 2.5 inches wide.

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