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Quartz from Pakistan (7 lbs 2 oz)

Quartz from Pakistan (7 lbs 2 oz)

Regular price $5,000.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $5,000.00 USD
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Extremely Large glassy prismatic single Quartz crystal. The completely terminated natural, unpolished crystal is exceptional for its size and quality. It is from the Herb Obodda collection. Herb was a pioneer in opening up the mineral trade in Pakistan and Afghanistan with the west. 

APPROXIMATE SIZE: 13 x 4 x 4-inches

WEIGHT: 7 pounds 2 ounces

LOCATION: Shigar Valley, Skardu Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Quartz from Pakistan is known for its unique formations and stunning beauty. Pakistan is a major producer of high-quality quartz, and specimens from this country are highly prized by mineral collectors and enthusiasts.

Quartz is a mineral made up of silicon and oxygen, and is one of the most abundant minerals on Earth. It has a wide range of uses, from jewelry and decorative objects to industrial applications such as electronics and construction materials.

Pakistan produces a variety of quartz specimens, including clear quartz, smoky quartz, rose quartz, and amethyst. Some of the most sought-after specimens from Pakistan include phantom quartz, in which a secondary crystal appears to be suspended within the primary crystal. These specimens are highly prized for their unique and intriguing appearance.

Overall, quartz from Pakistan is highly valued for its exceptional quality and beauty, and is a favorite among mineral collectors and enthusiasts around the world. Its unique formations and stunning appearance make it a highly sought-after addition to any mineral collection.

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