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Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Crystal Grove, Lassellsville, Montgomery County, New York

 
Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Crystal Grove, Lassellsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Crystal Grove, Lassellsville, Montgomery County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 42106
Mineral:Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond
Locality:Crystal Grove, Lassellsville, Montgomery County, New York
Description:Five perfect Herkimer Diamonds (water-clear colorless doubly-terminated quartz crystals from near Herkimer, N.Y.) on matrix coated on the face with smaller transparent quartz crystals. Matrix specimens are rare because the crystals easily pop off. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #414; acquired in 1990
Overall Size:7x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-23.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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