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Quartz var. Smoky from Crystal Creek, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

 
Quartz var. Smoky from Crystal Creek, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

Quartz var. Smoky from Crystal Creek, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 19940
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky
Locality:Crystal Creek, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado
Description:Floater crystal (fully crystallized on all faces with no point of attachment) of translucent smoky quartz with minor albite inclusions. The has two generations of quartz, with an outer layer of lustrous quartz over earlier etched quartz.
Overall Size:10x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:4-10 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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