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Quartz var. Amethyst from Tate City, Pickens County, Georgia

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Tate City, Pickens County, Georgia

Quartz var. Amethyst from Tate City, Pickens County, Georgia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22442
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Tate City, Pickens County, Georgia
Description:Scepter crystal of deep purple amethyst quartz on a stem of colorless quartz. Not much of the stem is visible. The crystal is hard to capture photographically - looks better in person. With old label listing the original finder as Tuthill. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M1048
Overall Size:7x5x4 cm
Crystals:6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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