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Quartz from Alpe d'Huez, Oisans, Isere, France

Quartz from Alpe d'Huez, Oisans, Isere, France

Locality:Alpe d'Huez, Oisans, Isere, France
Description:Cluster of transparent quartz crystals with minor matrix on the bottom. Cycling fans will remember Lance Armstrong's emergence into the lead on the climb of Alpe d'Huez, eventually to win his seventh Tour de France. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #4699; acquired from Musee Ecole des Mines in Paris
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:5-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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