Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
Small Cabinet, 7.1 x 5.9 x 4.2 cm
Highlighted by a lustrous, translucent to gemmy, mostly colorless quartz crystal extending up to 6.5 cm in length, this is a cluster of smaller quartz crystals. The quartz crystals are included by fuchsite phantoms located in the gemmy areas just below the terminations. The fuchsite has a rich mint green color.