Catalogue number #1517
Datolite on Quartz
Bor Pit, Dal'negorsk, Kavalerovo District, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Beige, translucent double terminated quartz cluster is host to numerous white to transparent datolite crystals up to 5mm. The quartz has a bright lustre, transparent terminations and and displays parallel growth with stepped faces. Unusual specimen with fascinating form, hard to photograph and better in person. Minor chips visible with a lens but in excellent condition.