Quartz - 671

Taffs Well Quarry, Pentyrch, Cardiff, Wales


Taffs Well is known for its calcite specimens but it did turn up the occasional fine quartz too. This rich specimen is nearly 100% quartz with lustrous crystals to about 5mm showing a little included goethite and a late dusting of calcite. Collected in the 1980s.  

Formula: SiO2

Status: Sold

Dimensions: 100x55x45mm

Size: Small Cabinet (S)



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