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Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Hematite inclusions from Blue Point Mine, Pearl Station, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

 
Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Hematite inclusions from Blue Point Mine, Pearl Station, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Hematite inclusions from Blue Point Mine, Pearl Station, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 70056
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Hematite inclusions
Locality:Blue Point Mine, Pearl Station, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
Description:Lustrous transparent grayish-purple amethyst quartz crystals with microscopic spherical red hematite subsurface inclusions that give the amethyst crystals a red-brown appearance. Ex. Tom Penney collection, collected in the 1970s
Overall Size:4.5x4x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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