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Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

 
Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

Quartz with phantom-growth zoning from Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 65655
Mineral:Quartz with phantom-growth zoning
Locality:Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystal with dark-gray phantom-growth zone visible inside the crystal. These phantom zones are composed of microscopic fragments of shale that coated early generations of the quartz crystal as it formed. Ex. D. Miller collection #M2459, collected in 1986
Overall Size:4x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:38 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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