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Topaz on Smoky Quartz from Mursinka, Ural Mountains, Russia

 
Topaz on Smoky Quartz from Mursinka, Ural Mountains, Russia

Topaz on Smoky Quartz from Mursinka, Ural Mountains, Russia

Topaz on Smoky Quartz from Mursinka, Ural Mountains, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 21575
Mineral:Topaz on Smoky Quartz
Locality:Mursinka, Ural Mountains, Russia
Description:Large crystals of black smoky quartz up to 6 cm with a flawless topaz crystal 2 cm across growing from the largest crystal. The quartz has mottled surface coating of secondary quartz. The topaz is PERFECT. Purchased from D. Hauck in 1980 for $150. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #BL916; Ex. Vaux
Overall Size:10x7x7 cm
Crystals:2-5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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