• Rutile in Quartz
  • Rutile in Quartz
  • Rutile in Quartz
  • Rutile in Quartz
  • Rutile in Quartz
  • Rutile in Quartz
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Rutile in Quartz

$1,700.00   €1,413  £1,220.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7907
For the location, a large double terminated Quartz crystal measuring to 12 cm with excellent terminations and with further smaller Quartz crystals in contact.  Needle-like crystals of pale golden Rutile are scattered through the Quartz and are best observed under magnification.  The Quartz is associated with crystals of creamy white Dolomite and pale powder green Chlorite.  The specimen is from the long disused Lanterdan quarry overlooking the coast at Tintagel in Cornwall.

Details

Dimensions
11.5 × 8.2 × 5.8 cm
Categories
Quartz and Agate
Locality
Lanterdan Quarry, Tintagel, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz, Rutile

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