• Quartz with Hematite
  • Quartz with Hematite
  • Quartz with Hematite
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Quartz with Hematite

$450.00   €393  £340.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC13318
A clear and almost colourless terminated Quartz crystal which at one side is embedded with a platy rosette-type crystal of metallic black Hematite.  The Hematite is partly outside the Quartz but mainly embedded within it, with the terminations of the rosette edges clearly visible.  The Quartz is tinted a very pale tan-champagne.  Note, there is a slight bruise on the tip of the termination.  A pleasing Quartz with included Hematite from the Cavradi gorge in Grischun, Switzerland.

Details

Dimensions
5.9 × 3.0 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Quartz and Agate, Silicates
Locality
Cavradi Gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Grischun, Switzerland

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite, Quartz

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