3.3" Lustrous Epidote with Quartz Crystals - Morocco

This is a crystal association that contains pistachio-green epidote crystals in bow tie and fan shaped aggregates, on a bed of quartz. The specimen was collected at 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 & Quartz
LOCATION
Imilchil, Er Rachidia Province, Morocco.
SIZE
Specimen 3.3x2.4"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#91220