Quartz with Hedenbergite Inclusions from Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia

Quartz with Hedenbergite Inclusions from Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia

Dimension: 3.9cm x 1.9cm x 1.2cm

Weight: 5g / 25 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.  Some of the prismatic faces appear to have matt lustre in greyish green color due to Calcite Psuedomorph, created a "cone" shaped termination.

 

 

    $16.21Price

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