Quartz with Chlorite

Chania, Crete, Greece

Species: Quartz, Chlorite
Locality: Chania, Crete, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 17.3x15.1x6.5cm
Size: Museum
Availability: Sold


A large plate with chlorite covered quartz crystals. Despite the coating, the quartz is still lustrous! What is special about these alpine type quartzes is the unusual short prism faces which change the shape of the quartz making for a relatively rare case!