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Okenite on Quartz var. Amethyst from Shirdi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra, India

 
Okenite on Quartz var. Amethyst from Shirdi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra, India

Okenite on Quartz var. Amethyst from Shirdi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra, India

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Okenite on Quartz var. Amethyst from Shirdi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra, India

DESCRIPTION:No. 32586
Mineral:Okenite on Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Shirdi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra, India
Description:Shallow cavity in gray basalt lined with deep purple amethyst quartz crystals with white okenite crystals in spherical aggregates up to 18 mm diameter.
Overall Size:10x6x5 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: For reference only
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