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    QUARTZ with HEMATITE
    Jinlong Hill, Longchuan Co. (Lungchuan Co.), Heyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China

    This is a nice example of the striking red Quartz and Hematite from Jinlong, where the Hematite forms parallel bladed clusters between the euhedral clear Quartz crystals with the thin bright red iron coloration. There are a number of the Quartz crystals that are broken off, not unusual for this locality, but the aesthetics of the specimen are not affected.
    Overall measurements: 5.13 x 3.88 inches (13 x 9.8 cm). Offered at no reserve.

    Provenance: Keith Proctor [Hoppel Catalog # D2043]

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


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    2nd Sunday
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