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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite from Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

DESCRIPTION:No. 69046
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite and Hematite
Locality:Auchenlosh Quarry, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland
Description:Lustrous translucent smoky quartz crystals to 10 mm with surface coating of brown goethite and scattered red-brown hematite microcrystals included in subsurface layers of the quartz. The goethite coating is probably due to alteration of the hematite. Collected by John and Robert Lawson in 1991
Overall Size:6x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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