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TOPAZ on QUARTZ
price: £1451 / $2250 / €1717 - This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate
ex. Rolf Wein Collection
A very well formed gemmy crystal of Topaz from Dusso, Pakistan. The crystal of Topaz is over 3cm tall with a flat pinacoid termination and steep pyramid faces. The colour is a light sherry, with a vitreous luster. The Topaz crystal stands proud of Quartz crystals to 5.6cm long. The Quartz has a number of platy crystals of Albite and a partial coating by prismatic micro-crystals of green Epidote. The Topaz is in great condition with no incipient basal cleavages which are commonly seen.
Size: 7.1 x 6 x 6 cm (Small Cabinet)
Owner: Kristalle and Crystal Classics
Other mineral specimens near Dusso, Gilgit District, Northern Areas, Pakistan, Asia:
SPESSARTINE GARNET overgrown by FLUORAPATITE
£484 / $750 / €572
SCHORL TOURMALINE on ALBITE
£500 / $755 / €580
GARNET "Pillar" with ALBITE
£258 / $400 / €305