Quartz with Hedenbergite Inclusions from Inner Mongolia
Dimension: 3.5cm x 1.7cm x 1.6cm
Weight: 10g / 50 carat
Locality: Huanggang Fe-Sn deposit, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad League, Inner Mongolia, China
A cute little dipyramidal terminated Quartz scepters with very well balanced parallel growth of crystals showcasing cumberland habit. The deep olive-green color is due to hedenbergite inclusions, a classic Mongolian quartz sample. It is highly lustrous with a termination displaying Calcite pseudomorph. Second generation of smaller Quartz crystals grown on the prism faces, sculptural and dramatic!