Dims: 1.74x1.59x1.01" (4.43x4.04x2.58cm)
Wt: 1.90oz (53.9g)
This is a nice specimen of intergrown peridot crystals. While most of them are a bit pale and cloudy, several are quite transparent and have an excellent green color. Even these, however, have their clarity marred by a dull luster caused by fine pits on the surface of the crystals. The peridot crystals are highlighted by a white mineral filling the crevices between the crystals, and judging by its greasy feel, it must be talc.