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|Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond
|Middleville, Herkimer County, New York
|Large Herkimer Diamonds (colorless doubly-terminated quartz crystals) with a small fragment of matrix on the base. The tip of the largest crystal contacted the pocket wall. The internal fracturing shows many iridescent rainbow reflections. Ex. Ned Reynolds (1923 - 2005)
|For reference only
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