Siderite, Quartz
Small Cabinet, 7.4 x 5.8 x 2.5 cm
Allevard, Isere, Rhone-Alpes, France
A classic, old-time and superb combination specimen from a historic French locale - Allevard, Rhone-Alpes. Water-clear, glassy quartz crystals are set upright on the thin matrix plate amidst lustrous, striated, translucent, olive-green siderite rhombs. The large siderite rhomb is 2.4 cm. Ex. George Elling Collection.