|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Quartz var. Amethyst
|Quartz var. Amethyst
|Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
|Two crystals of deep purple amethyst quartz with custom-made black base to support upright for display. The crystals vary from translucent to transparent at the terminations and have red hematite microinclusions. One crystal tip is chipped.
|For reference only
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