|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Brazil > Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz|
|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|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Brazil & South America > Quartz Specimens|
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