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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law twin) from Glacier Peak Mines, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law twin) from Glacier Peak Mines, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law twin) from Glacier Peak Mines, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law twin) from Glacier Peak Mines, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 54244
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law twin)
Locality:Glacier Peak Mines, Florissant, Teller County, Colorado
Description:Transparent dark-smoky quartz crystals with complexly striated crystal faces that give the quartz a satin luster. The unusual elongates S-faces face {2111} on all corners indicate the crystal is twinned following the Dauphine Law of quartz twinning.
Overall Size:6x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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