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Quartz var. Amethyst from Piedra Parada, near Las Vigas, Tatatila, Veracruz, Mexico

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Piedra Parada, near Las Vigas, Tatatila, Veracruz, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 33456
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Piedra Parada, near Las Vigas, Tatatila, Veracruz, Mexico
Description:Scepter formation of purple amethyst quartz cap 4.5 cm long on a short stem of milky quartz 1 cm long with several other colorless quartz crystals around the base. Scepters are uncommon from this locality. Minor edge nicks visible under magnification.
Overall Size:5.5x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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