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Smoky quartz — specimen 0359, photo © NMNHS
Smoky quartz — specimen 0359, photo © NMNHS

Smoky quartzspecimen 0359


South America
Smoky quartz — specimen 0359, locality map

Weight: 3.76 ct; size: 9.92 | 9.90 | 7.13 mm; shape: octagon; colour: dark reddish orange; clarity: eye clean; cut: excellent; treatment: none.

Very clean specimen; design ‘Petal’ by Glenn & Martha Vargas, excellent cut by Tan Pen.

Other specimens
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Smoky-grey, brown to black quartz coloured by Al-based and irradiation-induced colour centres.