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Quartz var. Amethyst from Boekenhouthoek area, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Boekenhouthoek area, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa

Quartz var. Amethyst from Boekenhouthoek area, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 19643
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Boekenhouthoek area, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa
Description:Showy cluster purple amethyst crystals up to 35 mm long with overgrowth of smaller 2-3 mm amethyst crystals around the prism faces of the larger crystals. From the new find of deeper-color amethyst from this locality (sold as Cactus Quartz).
Overall Size:9x7x6 cm
Crystals:2-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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