David K. Joyce

Quartz var. Amethyst, Hematite

13.3x10.7x5.3 cm
Diamond Willow Mine
McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District
Ontario, Canada

Quartz var. Amethyst, HematiteQuartz var. Amethyst, HematiteQuartz var. Amethyst, Hematite

Item number: 15233

A "hedgehog" double mound of crystals on brecciated matrix. The crystals are amethyst but with a fairly serious layer of hematite spherules just below the surface of the crystals which gives the crystals a red-brown appearance with just a little amethyst colour showing through. Handsome specimen!