Anatase, Quartz
Hardangervidda, Hordaland, Norway
Small Cabinet, 9.3 x 2.6 x 2.8 cm
This is a stunning, complete all-around and water-clear, slightly smoky quartz crystal that is festooned with lustrous anatase crystals to 9 mm. It is from the classic locale of from Hardangervidda, Norway. The anatase crystals are embedded both on and within the smoky quartz, uncommon for the locality. Ex. Dr. Gary Hansen, Smithsonian, Geology Museum at the University of Oslo Collections.