Amazonite Value, Price, and Jewelry Information
Amazonite is a variety of microcline, which is itself a variety of feldspar.
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|Is a Variety of||Microcline|
|Fracture||Uneven to conchoidal|
|Luminescence||Weak olive green, possibly medium to faint red SW, yellow-green LW|
|Transparency||Translucent to opaque.|
Amazonite is a variety of microcline which is a variety of feldspar.
Brazil; India; United States.
Amazonite is named after the Amazon River basin in South America.