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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. 51673
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz
Locality:Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia
Description:Transparent light-purple amethyst quartz crystal with lustrous crystal faces. The rear termination faces have crystallized contacts where they intersected adjacent crystals. Excellent transparency. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #140c; originally acquired in 1940 from Mr. Morefield
Overall Size:25x18x15 mm
Crystals:25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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