Posted by: Raymond McDougall on 01.05.2021 | Filed under:


Specimen # 200455
Mineral: Diopside
Location: Calvin Mitchell Farm, De Kalb, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA
Size: 4.4 x 3.5 x 2.1 cm


This specimen features light green diopside crystals on matrix from the classic locality, DeKalb, St. Lawrence Co.  The crystals have particularly sharp and glassy prism faces, and the main crystal has good transparency at one end. From the Pete Richards collection, he collected the piece in July, 1982. An excellent DeKalb diopside.

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