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Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal from Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 57698
Mineral:Quartz var. Scepter Smoky Quartz with Hyalite Opal
Locality:Black Cap Mountain, east of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Transparent dark-smoky quartz crystals exhibiting scepter habit (elongated prismatic quartz crystals capped with larger quartz crystals resembling a scepter) with hyalite opal that fluoresces green under UV. The quartz has etched faces with satin luster. Ex. Tom Penney collection, collected in the 1960s-70s.
Overall Size:12x7.5x5 cm
Crystals:5-80 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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