Quartz Var Amethyst With Calcite
Fengjiashan Mine, Daye Co., Hubei Province, China
Cabinet, 11.0 x 10.8 x 8.6 cm
A superbly balanced specimen of dark amethyst for this locality, draped with attractive and contrasting white calcites, sprinkled with a hint of red hematite staining. A modern classic! No damage and great luster, make this one stand out. Joe Budd Photos.