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Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

 
Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz from Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island

DESCRIPTION:No. 61205
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst on Milky Quartz
Locality:Diamond Hill, Ashaway, south of Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island
Description:A large cluster of quartz crystals recovered from a glacial deposit on private property that is collected only one weekend per year. The quartz crystals are transparent with milky outer zones, plus parallel amethyst overgrowth on one large crystal. Ex. Dr. Donald Miller collection; gift from Sal Avella (1928-2013). Weight: 9 kg (20 pounds)
Overall Size:30x17x16 cm
Crystals:10-110 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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