Topaz, Quartz, Albite
Skardu, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Small Cabinet, 5.3 x 5.2 x 2.8 cm
As you can see, this is an absolutely TEXTBOOK crystal of topaz, pristine, with perfect symmetry. It is 1.5 cm in height, and it is wrapped by the termination of a milky euhedral quartz crystal. There is some bladed accenting albite as well.