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Quartz var. Amethyst from Burrillville, Providence County, Rhode Island

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Burrillville, Providence County, Rhode Island

DESCRIPTION:No. 12652
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Burrillville, Providence County, Rhode Island
Description:Pale amethyst crystal overgrowth on milky quartz core found in glacial till in rural Rhode Island. The amethyst has many parallel faces and dull surface luster. Good condition, only minor damage on the bottom.
Overall Size:4.5x4x3 cm
Crystals:3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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