Quartz Specimen with Goethite – SWCC 030

Beautiful quartz crystal with miniature crystals and goethite





Measurements:  68 x 32 x 30 mm

Description:  Photographs don't do justice to this beautiful quartz crystal with smaller quartz crystals attached, and bits of goethite. About half of the bottom of the specimen has also crystalized.

The specimen has only a few very small nicks.

Weight of Specimens:  71.5 g

Chemical Composition:  SiO2  (quartz) 
                                        α-FeO(OH)  (goethite) 

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (quartz)  7  
                                           (goethite)  5 - 5.5 

Location:  Ceres area, Western Cape, South Africa

Specimen Code:  SWCC 030

US $ 120

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