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Quartz var. Amethyst from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

Quartz var. Amethyst from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

Quartz var. Amethyst from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

Quartz var. Amethyst from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 70497
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
Description:Doubly-terminated lustrous transparent deep-purple amethyst quartz crystal with a smaller amethyst crystal on the side. The amethyst crystals have brown laterite in crevices where the crystals were attached to matrix that later decomposed.
Overall Size:4x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:10-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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