Topaz, Quartz
Schneckenstein cliff (Konigskrone Topaz Mine), Kielberg Mt., Klingenthal, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
Small Cabinet, 5.4 x 4.7 x 3.5 cm
A gemmy and lustrous, 8 mm, pastel-yellow topaz crystal with a complex termination nicely set in a field of quartz needles on quartz-rich matrix from the famous Schneckenstein cliff of Saxony, Germany. A smaller topaz crystal is a nice accent. Circa 1800s.