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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire

DESCRIPTION:No. 70575
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné-law twins) on Microcline
Locality:Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
Description:Many transparent medium-smoky quartz crystals to 28 mm on a rounded knob of white microcline crystals to 5 mm. The smoky quartz crystals are twinned following the Dauphiné Law of quartz twinning, as indicated by S-faces face {2111} on adjacent comers. Ex. Tom Penney collection, collected in the 1960s-70s
Overall Size:9x6x4 cm
Crystals:1-28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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