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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 56079
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Microcline, Albite with Hyalite Opal
Locality:Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Transparent lustrous smoky quartz crystals to 28 mm on blocky white microcline crystals to 25 mm with platy greenish-white albite (variety cleavelandite) crystals to 3 mm. Patches of hyalite opal fluoresce green under UV illumination. Ex. Tom Penney collection #326, collected in the 1960s-70s.
Overall Size:8x5x5 cm
Crystals:1-28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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