Mineral Specimen #4424 Quartz with Included Hematite ( Eisenkiessel), Dolomite, Chalcopyrite
Jiu Ba San Mine, Jiangxi Prov., China
A plate of squat Quartz crystals which are colored a bright reddish color due to micro inclusions of Hematite (Eisenkessel). Looking closely, small dots of the inclusions can be seen. The color is most pronounced in that terminations of the crystals. Also present are some off white colored Dolomite crystals and Chalcopyrite crystals.
Flaws: Three of the quartz crystals are broken.