Sceptre / Phantom Quartz Specimen SNCO 011

Fascinating phantom / sceptre quartz crystal with 3 generations quartz growth



Measurements:  61 x 30 x 25 mm 

Description:  A fascinating phantom / sceptre quartz crystal with at least three generations of quartz growth. 

First quartz growth received a thin coating of hematite and perhaps chlorite. This received a thin coating of quartz growth. Only the termination received a final quartz growth resulting in a lovely, clear cap. The crystal sits on a matrix of damaged quartz crystal.

The termination has a few very small nicks.

Weight of Specimen:  20.8 g

Chemical Composition:  SiO2  

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  7

Location:  Orange River area, Northern Cape, South Africa.

Specimen Code:  SNCO 011

US $ 75



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