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Quartz (unusual stepped-growth) from Borosilikatnoye deposit, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

 
Quartz (unusual stepped-growth) from Borosilikatnoye deposit, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

Quartz (unusual stepped-growth) from Borosilikatnoye deposit, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 32401
Mineral:Quartz (unusual stepped-growth)
Locality:Borosilikatnoye deposit, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Description:Several intersecting crystals of colorless quartz exhibiting unusual stepped growth and flat terminations. This has been called Cut Quartz because the quartz growth was interrupted by thin calcite plates that dissolved and formed again.
Overall Size:6x5x5 cm
Crystals:2-7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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