1.4" HOURGLASS AMETHYST Violet Purple Crystal Double Terminated Morocco for sale

$125.00
Product Code: EB0518QAHOUR4
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Location Huayllapon Mine, Pasto Bueno District, Pallasca Province, Ancash Department, Peru
Size 1.4" x 0.9" x 0.6"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.

Here is a double-terminated quartz crystal that has an amethyst phantom in both ends, starting at the termination and tapering down to almost connect with the phantom coming from the other end.; this formation is called an hourglass amethyst. The back side of the crystal grew in mud or clay, and has elestial growth, but is not damaged. As of 2016 the locality is reportedly played out and closed.