Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Small Cabinet, 5.7 x 3.8 x 3.7 cm
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
Emplaced on a matrix of milky quartz are four, lustrous, translucent to gemmy, colorless quartz crystals up to 4.5 cm in length. All four crystals exhibit exquisite phantoms of fuchsite just below the gemmy terminations. The fuchsite is a beautiful mint green color.