Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Small Cabinet, 6.2 x 3.6 x 2.6 cm
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
Supported by a wreath of smaller crystals is a lustrous, translucent to gemmy, mostly colorless quartz crystal measuring 5.3 cm in length. In the gemmy area just below the termination is a superb fuchsite phantom which is colored a rich mint green.