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Gwindel Quartz

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Gwindel Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7 × 5.1 × 2.1 cm
Description

 A superb lustrous , entirly flawless cleen  , highly twisted smoky quartz var gwindel from famed Alpine-type metamorphic deposits at Hashupa village , very closed to Alchuri village  , both side has got chipping during mining processing.

A really nice captivating gwindel quartz specimen and interesting new finds from this part of mineral world.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Gwindel

Variety Of: 

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Hardness: 
7.0
Hardness: 
0.0

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White