Quartz – Specular Hematite Phantom & Hyaline Opal –
Orange River, South Africa
Locality: Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Specimen Size: 45 mm x 37 mm, 76 grams
An exceptional little specimen of nice clear Quartz crystals showing off the unusual specular Hematite phantoms inside the crystals. Inside the largest crystal there is also a white mineral inclusion which appears to be Kaolinite. There are also Hyaline Opal (fluorescent mineral) crystals on the one side of the Quartz cluster.