2" MossyGreen PRASE QUARTZ Crystals on HEMATITE Rosettes Serifos Greece for sale

  • $56.95$85.00
  • Mineral: Prase Quartz
  • Product Code: EB0315QPRASE4
  • Availability: In Stock

The hematite on this specimen of prase quartz is beautifully crystallized as rosettes which are surrounded by green quartz crystals.  The green color, long thought due to hedenbergite inclusions, has now been tested and confirmed as being caused by actinolite inclusions.  There are 4 or 5 hematite rosettes, up to 1" in diameter.  No damage.

Location Mega Horio, Serifos Island, Cyclades Islands, Aegean, Greece
Size 2.0" x 1.5" x 1.2"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.