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Quartz with Chlorite from Saint Gottard, Ticino, Switzerland

Quartz with Chlorite from Saint Gottard, Ticino, Switzerland

Mineral:Quartz with Chlorite
Locality:Saint Gottard, Ticino, Switzerland
Description:Large crystal of medium smoky quartz with surface inclusions of green chlorite on the termination faces. When viewed through the side faces the interior is seen to be nearly flawless. A great specimen collected ca. 1860-70. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #274; Obtained by Dr. Rorer while a profesor at the U. of London in 1952
Overall Size:9x6x6 cm
Crystals:9 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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