Quartz (Var: Rose Quartz), Eosphorite
Taquaral, Itinga, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
Small Cabinet, 9.0 x 5.0 x 1.7 cm
A fine, old-time combination crust from Taquaral, Brazil. Gemmy, glassy, vivid pink, rose quartz crystals are edged by a frill of brown esophorite crystals. Many of the rose quartz crystals are doubly terminated. The backside is totally covered with eosphorite crystals.