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Quartz var. agate

#52855

Quartz var. agate

#52855
Availability
Sold
Size
10.5 x 4 x 5 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
SiO2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Ojo Laguna, Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico

The two sides of this show totally different patterns.  First photo is dry, second photo is of mineral when it's wet.  Bright colors on side showing tight banding.  Great patterns on other side. When you hold this specimen in your hand, you realize beautiful the colors and patterns are. It's Quartz - just a mind-blowing form.

Quartz

Formula
SiO2 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse, Druse, Crystalline - Fine 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
brown, colorless, violet, gray, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Trapezohedral 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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