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    Amethyst
    Boekenhoutshoek area (Boekenhouthoek)
    Mkobola, Nkangala District
    Mpumalanga Province
    South Africa
    5.75 x 3.40 x 3.28 inches (14.60 x 8.63 x 8.32 cm)

    This "Cactus Quartz' is truly massive and offers multiple castle-like promontories of soft purple. The rock garden represents a very showy piece that also has stature. The large points are covered in small and sparkly crystals from the matrix up to the base of the geometric tips. This is a wow specimen to be sure.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


    Estimate: $300 - up.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    October
    18th Thursday 7:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    October
    18th Thursday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Nature & Science Session
    (Lots 78001-78030) - 8:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, October 18, 2018.
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