Epidote – Classic Green Monster Mountain Locale, Alaska


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This epidote specimen is from Green Monster Mountain on Prince of Wales Island, Ketchikan Mining District, Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska, USA. This district had several mines that produced over eighty different mineral species but it is best known for the coveted epidote specimens that have been found there. Epidote is a silicate that contains the elements Ca, Al, Fe, Si, O and H This piece consists of a combination of fan-like clusters of epidote crystals that are attached to a quartz crystal matrix. It measures 2 x 1 9/16 x 1 1/4 inches or 50 x 39 x 32 mm

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