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AMPHIBOLE GROUP var. BYSSOLITE, EPIDOTE
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AMPHIBOLE GROUP var. BYSSOLITE, EPIDOTE

Knappenwand, Knappenwand area, Untersulzbach valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
minID: NC6-VUT
45mm x 32mm x 27mm
Knappenwand is a world famous mineral locality for fine Epidote-Byssolite and this is a beautiful specimen. It displays very dense cluster of fibrous hair like Byssolite needles growing on Epidote crystals covered base. The Byssolite has green color and it is very sparkling. The Epidotes have very dark olive-green color. For references see the 1986 issue of The Mineralogical Record vol. 17, # 3. The size is till the dense hairs. In superb condition. On acrylic base., Knappenwand specimens are not common, always highly prized and this is an exquisite piece!
Ref: 18941
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AMPHIBOLE GROUP var. BYSSOLITE, EPIDOTE
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$225
45mm x 32mm x 27mm
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$85
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$175
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Antrona Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
$170
79mm x 52mm x 41mm
Quartz with Byssolite inclusions + Epidote
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$239 *
85mm x 70mm x 30mm
From: A Bijoux
QUARTZ with AMPHIBOLE GROUP var. BYSSOLITE inclusions
Zeballos, Alberni Mining Division, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
$185
68mm x 49mm x 30mm
Scheelite with Wollastonite, Epidote and Amphibole
Kimmeria, Xánthi Prefecture, Thrace (Thráki) Department  Greece
$105 *
56mm x 54mm x 32mm
Epidote
Knappenwand area, Untersulzbach Valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg  Austria
$129 *
35mm x 32mm x 13mm
Epidote -classic Austrian
Knappenwand, Untersulzbachal Valley, Hohe Tauern Mts. Salzburg, Austria
$360
33mm x 28mm x 15mm
Epidote
Knappenwand, Untersulzbachtal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
Price unavailable
53mm x 48mm x 32mm
Epidote with Byssolite - old Austrian
Salzburg, Austria
$1100
71mm x 54mm x 41mm
Epidote
Knappenwand, Untersulzbach valley, Salzburg, Austria
$900
50mm x 10mm x 0mm
Epidote and Byssolite
Tormiq area, northwest of Skardu, Pakistan
$1450
70mm x 20mm x 20mm
Epidote
Hachupa (Hashupi). Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
$360
66mm x 43mm x 10mm
Calcite (variety kanonenspat) with Epidote
Jebel Masker, Imilchil area, Tounfit, Khénifra Province, Beni Mellal-Khenifra Region  Morocco
$281 *
118mm x 108mm x 54mm
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