Quartz Crystal Plate WC 012

Quartz crystals plate

Measurements:  113 x 70 x 30 mm

Description:  A plate of quartz crystals. The underside of the specimen has goethite and quartz crystals (image bottom right). 

A few crystals are damaged and a few have flaws. The specimen displays well on a flat surface, all-round.

Weight of Specimen:  264 g

Chemical Composition:  SiO(quartz)  
                                        α-FeO(OH)  (goethite) 

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (quartz) 7
                                            (goethite) 5 - 5.5

Location:  Ceres area, Western Cape, South Africa.

Specimen Code:  WC 012

R 250

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