• Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
  • Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
  • Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
  • Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
  • Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
  • Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite
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Quartz var. Amethyst with Prehnite

$1,200.00   €1,022  £870.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15017
A beautiful 8.3 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm transparent Quartz crystal with wispy purple Amethyst zones from the Goboboseb Mountains in the Brandberg Area of Namibia. The crystal stands vertically on a small basalt matrix encrusted with terminated Quartz crystals to 2 cm. The main crystal has a perfect asymmetric Dauphiné habit termination and at about 1 cm above its base, a fluid inclusion with a movable gas bubble. A group of pale green sprays of Prehnite crystals to 7 mm perch on the side of the main Amethyst Quartz making this an exceedingly attractive specimen from the classic Erongo Region.

Details

Dimensions
10.2 × 6.9 × 5.2 cm
Categories
Quartz and Agate, Silicates
Locality
Goboboseb Mountains, Brandberg, Erongo Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Amethyst, Prehnite, Quartz

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