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Epidote

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Description
Locality: 
Castrovirreyna District, Huancavelica Department, Peru
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4 × 3 × 3 cm
Largest Crystal: 
4.00cm
Weight: 
100.00gr
Description

A beautiful spray of deep green epidote crystals, staggered back in a lovely fan, with fine terminations

Mineral Data
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Epidote

Formula: 
{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Strunz: 
9.BG.05a
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
Colorless
Type Locality: 
Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Rhône-Alpes, France...
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