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Quartz var. Amethyst from Moqor, Mqakkhar Mountains, Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Moqor, Mqakkhar Mountains, Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan

Quartz var. Amethyst from Moqor, Mqakkhar Mountains, Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan

Quartz var. Amethyst from Moqor, Mqakkhar Mountains, Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 44229
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Moqor, Mqakkhar Mountains, Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan
Description:Translucent purple amethyst quartz crystals on wedge-shaped matrix with the bottom sawn flat. The amethyst crystals have milky centers and deeper purple color at the terminations. The tips of three crystals are bruised.
Overall Size:8x8x6 cm
Crystals:10-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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