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Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

 
Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51672
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz
Locality:Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia
Description:Partial crystal of transparent purple amethyst quartz with three lustrous crystal faces revealing the transparent interior. The purple color is zoned with one area of deep purple that has potential for gem cutting. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #140b; originally acquired in 1940 from Mr. Morefield
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:3.5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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