Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Brookite With Quartz Var Faden

Views:
Watches:
KRM94045

Brookite With Quartz Var Faden

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Thurdook, Zard Mountain, Ras Koh, Kharan, Baluchistan, Pakistan
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.4 × 1.7 × 2.1 cm
Description

An aesthetic specimen of black reddish brookite incombination with quartz var faden. The three undamged main large brookite crystals measures  0.6cm, 1.0cm & 0.7cm respectively.

There is no damage in quartz.

A really nice specimen

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Brookite

Formula: 
TiO2
Strunz: 
4.DD.10
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0
Type Locality: 
Twll Maen Grisial, Fron Olau, Prenteg, Gwynedd (Caernarvonshire), Wales, UK

Quartz

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