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Quartz on Pyrite from Clackamas River, Estacada, Oregon

Quartz on Pyrite from Clackamas River, Estacada, Oregon

Mineral:Quartz on Pyrite
Locality:Clackamas River, Estacada, Oregon
Description:An exquisite specimen of yellowish drusy quartz over pyrite. Miniature stalactites of quartz are standing proud in some areas. It is a miracle these were not broken when collected. Ex. R. Bates Collection #1143
Overall Size:4x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Archived: For reference only






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