Dragon Minerals - August 24, 2020 Update

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10278:
Epidote - $18
Prince of Wales Island, Ketchikan Mining District, Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska
Small cabinet - 6.1 x 2.5 x 2.1 cm (2.4 x 1.0 x 0.8 inches)
33 grams (0.07 pounds)
Specimen status: Available     Send an email with specimen number to order

A deep green, opaque, somewhat lustrous, and oddly-formed Alaskan epidote. The odd form is probably due to growth interference (minor muscovite is present); the specimen does not appear to be etched. Most probably from classic Green Monster Mountain locality. Minor, scattered microchipping is seen under magnification, otherwise the specimen is complete all around (a floater) and undamaged.







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