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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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Not only a good amazonite specimen for the color and combination with smoky quartz, but an exquisitely rare amazonite specimen because the crystal is TWINNED, something you just do not often see in this material. From Crystal Peak, Teller County. Measures 4 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Arkenstone.

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Amazonite with clevelandite from the Crystal Peak area, near Florissant, Teller County. Obtained in 1963. Ex. Bement Collection, American Museum of Natural History. Specimen measures 8 x 8 x 7 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Arkenstone.

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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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