Phantom Quartz Lazer Wand from Yaogangxian Mine, China

Dimension: 11.5cm x 6.3cm x 4.5cm

Weight: 465g

Locality: Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Hunan Province, China

 

The Quartz in person is very clear, has a sharp termination and you can see Ferberite, Muscovite and unknown white inclusions inside (probably Calcite).  The Quartz crystal is highly lustrous and transparent as it should be and displays beautiful inclusions (phantoms), quite a classic features of Quartz from the this famous mine of Yaogangxian.

 

Yaogangxian mine produces some of the world's top quality fluorite crystals and the area had already been shut down for mining due to environmental protection.  Specimen from this locality are now very sort after by mineral collectors and clear quartz wand from this locality is even more rare.

    $56.13Price
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