Mineral Specimen #5010 Epidote Crystals Included in Quartz
Fazenda Rubin Pimenta Mine, Capelinha, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
6.4 x 5.1 x 3.6 cm
2.5 x 2 x 1.4 in
Very clear Quartz crystals included with dark green Epidote crystals. The Quartz has a high, glassy luster and a slight smoky color.
Flaws: Some of the Epidote crystals are not complete. The termination of one of the smaller crystals is chipped (in the sixth picture, the crystal in the middle of the specimen toward the bottom).
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Brazil | Sorosilicates | Quartz | Minerals with Inclusions | Minerals Priced Between 100 and 199 Dollars