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Quartz var. Gwindel from Arolla, Alpes Pennine, Switzerland

 
Quartz var. Gwindel from Arolla, Alpes Pennine, Switzerland

Quartz var. Gwindel from Arolla, Alpes Pennine, Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 20859
Mineral:Quartz var. Gwindel
Locality:Arolla, Alpes Pennine, Switzerland
Description:Transparent, smoky quartz formation of stacked crystals in slightly twisted orientation - known as a gwindel. The cluster is completely undamaged externally. Internally it is nearly flawless smoky quartz with only a small area of internal fractures. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:10x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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