Schorl, Quartz, Albite
Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Cabinet, 11.1 x 3.3 x 1.9 cm
A superb, highly lustrous, striated, sharply terminated, cabinet sized schorl crystal beautifully accented with water-clear quartz crystals and bladed, snow-white albite from recent finds in the Shigar Valley of Pakistan. The large, 2.5 cm, quartz crystal is doubly terminated. Ex. Gene Meieran Collection.