Measurements: 41 x 30 x 26 mm
Description: A beautiful, semi-clear cactus quartz crystal. First generation quartz growth was followed by second generation growth. The specimen has a beautifully shaped head and a number of smaller crystals on its sides. The yellowish colouring is due to iron oxide staining, some of which has been trapped under a thin layer of quartz.
The specimen has only a few minute nicks and a flaw.
Weight of Specimen: 29.6 g
Chemical Composition: SiO2
Hardness on Mohs Scale: 7
KwaNdebele, Mpumalanga Province
Specimen Code: SKW 023US $ 35