Quartz, Epidote

Specimen ID: WKU-9N7

Mineral(s)
Quartz : SiO2
Epidote : {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Locality
As recorded:
Mun. Las Vigas de Ramírez, Veracruz, Mexico
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
111mm x 91mm
weight: 297g
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Group of purple to colorless transparent quartz crystals on a matrix covered by contrasting small acicular green epidote. Overall size: 111mm x 91mm. Widest crystal: 14mm. Tallest crystal: 53mm. Weight: 297g. Since I stand against the use of varieties I much prefer not to name it amethyst. Simply quartz.
Carles Millan - 26th November 2016
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