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Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions from Middleville, Herkimer County, New York

 
Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions from Middleville, Herkimer County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions from Middleville, Herkimer County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions from Middleville, Herkimer County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions from Middleville, Herkimer County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 61068
Mineral:Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond with Pyrobitumen inclusions
Locality:Middleville, Herkimer County, New York
Description:Lustrous transparent Herkimer Diamond, the variety of quartz crystal found in the Herkimer, NY region, with black pyrobitumen hydrocarbon inclusions. The bottom of the Herkimer Diamond has a contact where it was formerly attached to matrix. Collected ca. 1970
Overall Size:24x18x13 mm
Crystals:24 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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