Quartz with Adularia and Hematite

ZN 2-2, September 2002

Location:

Zederhaus, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria

Description:

Single clear crystal with the white phantom on top. The white phantom is a special feature of this cleft. It is always at the tip of the crystal, approx. 1 mm below the crystal surfaces. On the side is a hemispherical crystallization of a second generation of quartz and hematite in the form of small iron roses. In addition, small shiny transparent adularia have grown on the large crystal.

Size: 4.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm

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