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Epidote
Salzburg, Austria

CM21350 A 9 cm wide cluster of slender epidote crystals from the Knappenwand district of Salzburg, Austria. Beautiful crystal clusters like this are quite rare and are usually found in Alpine cleft deposits in granitic mountains. This specimen was purchased from Kristalle Minerals in 1985.