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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Sierra Blanca, White Mountain Wilderness, Lincoln County, New Mexico

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Sierra Blanca, White Mountain Wilderness, Lincoln County, New Mexico

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Sierra Blanca, White Mountain Wilderness, Lincoln County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 56083
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz
Locality:Sierra Blanca, White Mountain Wilderness, Lincoln County, New Mexico
Description:Lustrous elongated transparent smoky quartz crystal with slightly striated prism faces and no matrix attached. The smoky coloration is internally zoned with phantom-growth patterns visible throughout. The longest crystal has an incomplete corner. Collected in the 1980s. This site is now closed to collecting.
Overall Size:9x6x4 cm
Crystals:15-73 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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