Quartz Included By Fuchsite
Iovitra Mine, Itremo, Fianarantsoa Prov., Madagascar
, 5.2 x 3.0 x 2.3 cm
Rising from a flat quartz matrix is a fine, self standing lustrous, translucent to gemmy, mostly colorless quartz crystal measuring 5.2 cm in length. There is a superb fuchsite phantom in the gemmy area just beneath the termination. The fuchsite inclusion is colored a rich mint green.