Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
Miniature, 4.8 x 3.8 x 1.6 cm
A portion of a quartz crystal intersects a vertical, lustrous, translucent to gemmy, quartz crystal, measuring 4.8 cm in length. The gemmy area just beneath the termination exhibits a superb fuchsite phantom. The fuchsite inclusion is colored an intense mint green.