Semi-Sceptre Quartz Crystal on Matrix – NBB 126

Small semi-sceptre quartz crystal on matrix

Measurements:  36 x 20 x 11 mm

Description:  A small quartz crystal semi-sceptre with faint smoky colouring on a matrix of basalt, covered with bits of (?)calcite. The crystal has interesting markings on the termination facets and a very small, neat blow-out.

There is a flaw (with rainbow) about three quarters of the length of the crystal, otherwise no notable damage.

Weight of Specimen:  7.7 g

Chemical Composition:  SiO2  (quartz)   

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (quartz)  7

Location:  Brandberg, Namibia.

Specimen Code:  NBB 126

US $ 35

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