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Quartz var. Faden-habit from (Val d'Illiez), Valais, Switzerland

Quartz var. Faden-habit from (Val d'Illiez), Valais, Switzerland

Mineral:Quartz var. Faden-habit
Locality:(Val d'Illiez), Valais, Switzerland
Description:Straight cluster of colorless transparent quartz crystals exhibiting classic Faden habit - doubly-terminated crystals growing from a milky central spine that curves through the formation. The specimen is doubly-terminated and the spine is easily visible. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #12855, originally acquired in 1991 from J. Wood
Overall Size:46x8x4 mm
Crystals:12-22 mm
Archived: For reference only
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