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    Quartz with Celestine
    Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co.
    Chenzhou, Hunan
    China

    This Quartz point is a rather unusual offering as it contains attractive Celestine, or, possibly, Anhydrite, crystal inclusions. The champagne-colored specimen features the intriguing columnar inclusions suspended within it. The point exhibits a sharp termination with lustrous faces. Three of the crystal faces have been polished to accentuate the internal crystal constituents. The bottom of the mineral has been cut flat for ease of display without the need of a base. Overall, this is a fascinating offering from an iconic Chinese locality. This is certain to be a conversation piece in most any finer display case.
    Measurements: 4.92 x 4.87 x 3.80 inches (12.50 x 12.37 x 9.65 cm)


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    2nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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