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Quartz Geode with Calcite from Las Choyas, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Quartz Geode with Calcite from Las Choyas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Quartz Geode with Calcite from Las Choyas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Quartz Geode with Calcite from Las Choyas, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 63067
Mineral:Quartz Geode with Calcite
Locality:Las Choyas, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Half of a hollow spherical quartz geode that was sawn open to reveal the center lined with sparkling amethystine smoky quartz crystals to 6 mm and brown calcite crystals to 13 mm. An intermediate layer fluoresces green under SW UV illumination.
Overall Size:8x7.5x4 cm
Crystals:3-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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