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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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Very large single crystal of amazonite with medium green color and minor brown limonite staining. From Crystal Creek, near Florissant, Teller County. Measures 10 x 8 x 5 cm.
Photo courtesy of © John Betts - Fine Minerals.

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Deep turquoise-colored amazonite with smoky quartz and cleavelandite. From the Tree Root Pocket in the Two Pointe claim near Lake George. Measures 8.5 x 9.5 cm. From a private collection.
Photo courtesy of The Mineral Gallery.

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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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