Small Quartz Crystals on Matrix - NBB 076

Small quartz crystals on matrix, including clusters

Measurements:  71 x 35 x 25 mm

Description:  Small, mostly sparkling and gemmy quartz crystals on a quartz and basalt matrix, including clusters. There are minute bits of a whitish mineral attached (unknown to us).

The specimen, that can be enjoyed with the help of a good magnifying glass or a loupe. has a few nicks, mostly along the edges. The matrix has a thin flaw. It displays well on a flat surface. 

It comes from a rare find in 2015.

Weight of Specimen:  51.9 g

Chemical Composition:   SiO2

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  7  

Location:  Brandberg, Namibia.

Specimen Code:  NBB 076

US $ 85




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