AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Quartz var. Amethyst with Calcite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 76175
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst with Calcite
Locality:Veta Madre Mining District, Guanajuato, Mexico
Description:Lustrous transparent purple amethyst quartz crystals to 28 mm with scattered overgrowth of lustrous transparent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 5 mm. The amethyst crystals have purple phantom-growth zones internally with pale terminations.
Overall Size:10.5x8x6 cm
Crystals:micro to 28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mexico > Quartz Specimens

 

  Buy Quartz var. Amethyst with Calcite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Quartz Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;