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A group of brilliant prismatic clear crystals of smithsonite with excellent clarity and orange yellow zoning, on matrix. Most of the crystals are doubly terminated and the largest measures 2.3 cm!
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 6.3 x 4 x 2.3cm
A group of very gemmy and lustrous crystals of amethyst on a quartz matrix. As is typical of Las Vigas, the color deepens towards the tips of the crystals. Choice!
Location: Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4.4 x 4cm
A water clear, slightly smoky, striated twinned crystal of quartz that is in perfect condition and complete all the way around. A textbook example of Japan Law twinning in quartz!
Location: PC Mine, Jefferson County, Montana
Dimensions: 5.4 x 4.2 x .8cm
Locality: North America