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Quartz from Gouvea, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz from Gouvea, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality:Gouvea, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Two intersecting crystals of transparent quartz. The crystals are very long and taper throughout their length. The longest crystals is 210 mm long and tapers from 25 mm across down to 13 mm. No damage. Purchased at the mine in 1970. Ex. J. Durkos collection #684
Overall Size:24x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:10-23 cm
Archived: For reference only






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