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Quartz var. Amethyst Stalactite section from Catalan Agate-Amethyst District, Souther Paraná Basalt Basin, Artigas, Uruguay

 
Quartz var. Amethyst Stalactite section from Catalan Agate-Amethyst District, Souther Paraná Basalt Basin, Artigas, Uruguay

Quartz var. Amethyst Stalactite section from Catalan Agate-Amethyst District, Souther Paraná Basalt Basin, Artigas, Uruguay

DESCRIPTION:No. 46239
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Stalactite section
Locality:Catalan Agate-Amethyst District, Souther Paraná Basalt Basin, Artigas, Uruguay
Description:Section of an amethyst-coated stalactite that was sawn and polished on front and rear revealing a core of gray quartz agate, with a brown zone, surrounded by transparent amethyst crystals. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:5x4x.5 cm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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