Lodalite Polished Quartz


If you're mesmerized by the complexity and beauty of Lodalite, this exquisite specimen is for you.

6-sided with a classic quartz generator point, this specimen exemplifies the allure of quartz, with unique inclusions that create a mesmerizing world within.

[Online only. Please note, this specimen is not held in store]

Lodalite is a variety of Quartz with inclusions of Chloride, Iron, and other trace minerals. Colours can range to just about anything, depending on what trace minerals are inside and the transparency of the Quartz crystal

Rated 7 on the Mohs Hardness Scale, this specimen boasts both durability and elegance.

With its hexagonal crystal structure, this lodalite quartz specimen embodies the harmonious symmetry found in nature. Its vitreous lustre adds a radiant shimmer, enhancing the inherent beauty of the quartz.

While quartz lacks cleavage, its fracture is typically conchoidal, resulting in smooth, curved surfaces that highlight its pristine form. The captivating inclusions found within this lodalite specimen create a mesmerizing kaleidoscope of colours and patterns.

Whether you're a minerals enthusiast, a lover of natural beauty, or seeking a unique gift, this polished lodalite quartz specimen is a true gem that would be a fascinating addition to any collection.


Height: 13cm

Length: 5cm 

Depth: 8cm

Weight: 1.14kg

The Australian Museum Shop has partnered with our minerals supplier to provide a limited, curated selection of high-quality, unique, and rare museum-grade mineral and fossil specimens.

Postage is not included in this sale.

This specimen will be packaged carefully and sent by our specialist partners, who will communicate postage costs after purchase. 
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Orders are posted Mon - Weds. Standard post to Australian addresses will arrive within 5 - 7 working days from dispatch date.

For international delivery, please allow an additional 14 days

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