Quartz (Var: Rose Quartz), Albite
Resplendor, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
Cabinet, 11.4 x 4.7 x 4.6 cm
Ex. Richard Hauck
A beautiful cabinet rose quartz specimen from a very uncommon, for rose quartz, Brazilian locality and the Richard Hauck Collection. Two superb, corsage-like rosettes of gemmy rose quartz crystals attached to a sculptural, contrasting sliver of ivory-colored albite. The rosettes are up to 4.3 cm across. Ex. Richard Hauck and S. Levensque Collections.