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Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Brazil

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Brazil

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz from Brazil

Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz
Description:Lustrous transparent purple amethyst quartz crystals overgrown on earlier translucent gray quartz crystals. The termination surfaces of the amethyst crystals have microscopic pitting where hematite was included in the quartz, then dissolved away.
Overall Size:30x26x16 mm
Crystals:5-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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