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Quartz var. Faden-habit from Grischun (GraubŁnden), Switzerland

 
Quartz var. Faden-habit from Grischun (GraubŁnden), Switzerland

DESCRIPTION:No. 21216
Mineral:Quartz var. Faden-habit
Locality:Grischun (GraubŁnden), Switzerland
Description:Old specimen (pre-1945) of Faden-growth quartz with slight curvature over the length. The formation is fully crystallized on both ends with no point of attachment - a floater. Smaller crystals on the sides. A classic specimen with minimal imperfections. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:9x6x3 cm
Crystals:1-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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