Mineral Specimen #4380 Quartz with Unidentified Inclusions
Ouray District, San Juan Mts., Ouray Co., Colorado
Ex. A. Neely, 1960s
A single Quartz crystal with a number of sub crystals around its sides. Some of the sub crystals are quite clear and have dark, almost black, inclusions. There are other inclusions present as reddish brown dots just under the surface on one side of the specimen.
Condition: Fairly Good
Flaws: There is minor chipping on the terminaiton and a chip on one of the faces of the termination. Also, some of the subcrystals near the base are broken. Also, there is an internal cleavage which runs downward from the termination.