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Object Name Quartz
Object Description Two intergrown colorless Quartz crystals with green chlorite inclusions, giving the sample a pale green cast. Red clay is embedded at the base of both crystals, and prominent growth lines are apparent on both. The smaller crystal is fused to the larger crystal near its termination, with a cluster of smaller crystals below the join. Collected from Catawba County, NC in 1932.
Collector Hefner, Oscar O.
Place of Origin North Carolina/Catawba County
People Hefner, Oscar O.
Dimensions H-9.4 W-3.835 L-5.19 cm
Catalog Number 1427