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Smoky Quartz

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Smoky Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Frunthorn, Lake Zervreila, Vals Valley, Surselva Region, Grisons, Switzerland
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
11.4 × 3.3 × 2.6 cm
Description

Dark brown crystal in morion quality from this rare locality. Faces show multiple steps and amazing horizontal texture. Luster is over the roof! On photography you can see two small areas (one along one edge in the middle, te second at one corner) which maybe look like a damage on photography - please note this is NO damage! These two areas consist of micro steps, all is well and sharp crystalized. Bottom was extracted from the mother rock, crystal is well formed and complete all around.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Smoky Quartz

Variety Of: 

Quartz

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