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Quartz pseudomorphous after Crocidolite-Riebeckite (Tiger-Eye) from headwaters of the Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

 
Quartz pseudomorphous after Crocidolite-Riebeckite (Tiger-Eye) from headwaters of the Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 53157
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphous after Crocidolite-Riebeckite (Tiger-Eye)
Locality:headwaters of the Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Description:Polished specimen of tiger-eye, a chatoyant lapidary material composed of quartz pseudomorphs after fibrous riebeckite-crocidolite crystals, with bands of golden and brown color.
Overall Size:28x23x8 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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