Vesuvianite - Yellow Green
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Asbestos RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
3.5 x 3.5 cm
The Jeffrey Mine is well known for producing fine vesuviate specimens. The classic colors are green to yellow-green, pale violet to rich purple, and a combination of the the colors. This specimen is a pleasing subtle yellow-green. This specimen is comprised of an intergrown group of gemmy pyramidal crystals. The crystals are transparent and in excellent condition.
Photo credit: Tom Spann