Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Small Cabinet, 9.2 x 7.3 x 4.6 cm
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
This is a cluster of lustrous, translucent to gemmy colorless quartz crystals reaching up to 5.5 cm in length emplaced on a milky quartz matrix. All exhibit exquisite fuchsite phantoms in the gemmy areas of the crystals just below the terminations. The fuchsite is colored a beautiful mint green.