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Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

 
Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite from Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 72019
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz with Calcite
Locality:Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Plate of transparent purple amethyst quartz crystals to 10 mm with partial overgrowth of lustrous transparent colorless calcite crystals to 3 mm. The amethyst crystals have deeper purple phantom zones internally and the outer faces have a waxy luster. Collected ca. 1988
Overall Size:9x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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