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Sharp and lustrous brown crystals of zircon on matrix. Cannot say much about this locality and Zircon is not even listed from there. Ex Gilbert Gauthier Coll. and has three additional older labels.NEW!
Location: Miask, Ilmen Mtns, Chelyabinsk Obalst, Southern Urals, Russia
Dimensions: 6 x 4.5 x 3.5cm
A near floater specimen of gwindle (twisted) quartz with a coating of chlorite on the surface of the crystals, giving it that medium green color. There are several clear faces on the crystals that show the interior is water clear.
Location: Grischun, Switzerland
Dimensions: 4.7 x 4.2 x 2.5cm
Doubly terminated quartz crystals colored grey to metalliuc black from inclusions of acicular boulangerite. The rear shows clusters of discoidal calcites. Acquired from the Mineral Kingdom (Zweibels) in 1983 approx. Hence the inacurate location on the original label.
Location: Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania
Dimensions: 7 x 6.5 x 3cm
Size: Small Cabinet