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4 x 2.5 x 2 cm
Amphibole is most popularly a Quartz inclusion. It is not always colorful or interesting, but many times the amphibole contains trace elements that give it color. The most prominent colors of Amphibole Quartz are usually green, yellow, orange, and occasionally pink and blue. Excellent Amphibole Quartz is currently being produced in Pakistan and Brazil. In Pakistan, it grows on a base of green epidote.
Brazil is the one country that has the largest network of specimen and gem mining in the world. It is well known for many of the world's best pegmatites, producing high class Gem Crystals. Brazil has the widest variety of multi-colored Tourmaline worldwide, and is semi-regularly producing new colors every few years. The vast array of Quartz varieties from Brazil deserve a book of their own.
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