Bi-coloured pink and green. Ex Barry Johnson Collection. Video best viewed full screen.
Doubly terminated crystal in matrix. Ex Bob and Vera Turner Collection, El Paso, Texas. Ex Elena van Schriver. Labelled as Lake Jaco. According to Mindat, this is incorrect.
Labelled Mont Saint Hilaire. Purple Mn-vesuvianite. Green is highly fluorescent.
Type Locality. ex Joan Lamond Collection
ex Joan Lamond Collection
0334 Vesuvianite, Diopside, Jeffrey Mine (Jeffrey Quarry; Johns-Manville Mine), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Quebec, Canada
A small specimen of manganoan vesuvianite crystals with transparent diopsides. The perfectly terminated vesuvianites have varying colour from intense purple to very pleasing apple yellow-green and some gemmy areas. With exemplary lustre and good light...