Quartz With Chlorite And Hematite


Extremely rare in colour and lustre, this generously sized Quartz Specimen with Chlorite and Hematite Inclusions was excavated in Mt Ganesh, Dading District, Nepal.

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

This specimen is classic example of the fusion of crystal-clear quartz with red toning of Hematite, and the green of the chlorite inclusions. Rated 7 on the Mohs Hardness Scale, quartz boasts remarkable durability and resilience. Its hexagonal crystal structure adds to its inherent beauty, creating a symphony of geometric forms and extensions

The interplay between the specimen's angularity, the transparent quartz, verdant chlorite, and rich red hematite creates a mesmerizing visual feast for collectors and nature enthusiasts. An elegant addition to any collection.

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


Length: 12cm

Height: 8cm

Width: 11cm

Weight: 360g

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.

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