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Rose quartz encrusted citrine beautiful

This stone is sometimes called the "Pink Tutu" because of its rose quartz frill. The smoky quartz formed first, then the rose quartz. Geologists suspect the pink tint comes from traces of aluminum and phosphorus.

Rutilated quartz

Rutilated Quartz - Rutilated quartz is quartz stone with rutile enclosures. Rutile is a mineral that is made up mostly of titanium dioxide, or As a mineral, rutile is very high on the refractive index and disperses more than almost any other mineral.

Very interesting, would love to have this in my collection :-)

♦◊ Gems ◊ Stones ◊♦ Quartz with Chlorite incl. Photo by Jeff Scovil.

Blue-black bipyramids of Anatase on water clear Quartz - Norway / Mineral Friends

Blue-black bipyramids of Anatase on water clear Quartz - Norway / Mineral Friends More reasons to move to Norway.

Calcite from China

This specimen shows the deposit of minerals that form in water. The perfectly flat top is the waterline. found in caves throughout the world, including Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, CA, USA

Plumbogummite on Pyromorphite

Plumbogummite on Pyromorphite Plumbogummite was discovered in 1819 and named in…