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Quartz var. Amethyst from (attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from (attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Quartz var. Amethyst from (attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Quartz var. Amethyst from (attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Quartz var. Amethyst from (attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 75908
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:(attributed to Mt. Pleasant), Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Description:Two interconnected amethyst quartz crystals with no matrix. Two faces of the amethyst crystals have brown subsurface inclusions. Only the county was specified, but this matches the amethyst from Mt. Pleasant that is found eroded in the farm fields. Ex. Harry W. Eichel, Jr. (1914-1990); ex. Phil-Mont Christian Academy
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:52-65 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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