Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
Small Cabinet, 7.7 x 2.8 x 2.3 cm
This is an elongated, lustrous, translucent to gemmy quartz crystal that exhibits a phantom of fuchsite in the gemmy area just beneath the termination. Unlike most of the other fuchsite inclusions which have a fairly rich color, this crystal exhibits a faint mint green color.