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Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Diamond Acres (Hastings Farm), Fonda, Montgomery County, New York

 
Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Diamond Acres (Hastings Farm), Fonda, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond from Diamond Acres (Hastings Farm), Fonda, Montgomery County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 49103
Mineral:Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond
Locality:Diamond Acres (Hastings Farm), Fonda, Montgomery County, New York
Description:Uncommonly large Herkimer Diamond variety of quartz crystal with glassy crystal faces and remnants of dolostone matrix in the bottom. Internally the crystal has many fractures that reflect rainbow colors.
Overall Size:11x9x7 cm
Crystals:110 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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