Quartz Included By Fuchsite
, 5.2 x 1.8 x 1.5 cm
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
This is a robust single crystal of lustrous, translucent to gemmy, mostly colorless quartz that exhibits a suberb fuchsite phantom in the gemmy area just below the termination. The fuchsite is colored a rich mint green.