Quartz Enclosing Rutile and Brookite
Taftan, near Dalbandi, Baluchistan Province, Pakistan
Small Cabinet, 6.9 x 3.0 x 2.0 cm
This specimen is a doubly-terminated quartz that features stunning inclusions of brookite crystals to 2.5 cm, from which sprout acicular golden rutile crystals. The quartz is fairly well damaged on the bottom tip and rear-right edges, hence the price about 20% what it otherwise might be