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Quartz var. Amethyst from Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

Quartz var. Amethyst from Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 9017
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
Description: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.
Overall Size:38x28x15 mm
Crystals:25-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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