Spessartine, Quartz (Var: Smoky Quartz)
Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao Co., Zhangzhou Prefecture, Fujian Province, China
Cabinet, 10.1 x 8.4 x 4.8 cm
A sizeable plate richly covered with a fine balance of gemmy little orange spessartines and sharp prisms of smoky quartz! The spessartines are climbing part-way up the smokies, dressing them up nicely. They measure to 4.5 cm.