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Doubly terminated faden Quartz with Chlorite inclusions.
EL96X0: Doubly terminated faden Quartz with Chlorite inclusions
Very sharp flattened parallel growth of quartz crystals that are transparent, very bright and with a neatly visible "faden" growth that crosses it tip to tip. With minor green inclusions, probably of Chlorite.
Dara Ismael Khan, South Waziristan  Pakistan
Specimen size: 11.6 × 3.4 × 2.4 cm = 4.57” × 1.34” × 0.94”

Price: [SOLD]
Doubly terminated Quartz faden with Albite.
RB97H0: Doubly terminated Quartz faden with Albite
Parallel growth of doubly terminated crystals with a very evident “faden”. On the base of the piece there is a snowy white crystal of adularia, very bright. The label has the note: Com (comprado / acquired) Sulzbach. Zürich 1947.
Bristenstock Mountain, Bristen, Reuss Valley, Uri  Switzerland (±1947)
Specimen size: 11.8 × 6.7 × 5.4 cm = 4.65” × 2.64” × 2.13”

Price: [SOLD]
Faden Quartz with Epidote.
NP26F7: Faden Quartz with Epidote
A fan of Quartz crystals. With them there are small crystals of Epidote. In fact the structure is very interesting, it is a 'faden' Quartz that has suffered some form of stretching. The result is that one can see a clearly curved crystal near the base. It comes from Morocco, but looks alpine.
Iouriren Mine (AGM Mine), Akka, Tafraout, Tiznit Province, Souss-Massa Region  Morocco (2004)
Specimen size: 8.7 × 7.3 × 4 cm = 3.43” × 2.87” × 1.57”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden quartz).
ED56AL6: Quartz (variety faden quartz)
A novelty after the Sainte Marie 2020 Virtual Show. Scepter growth of a pineapple-like growth of very defined Quartz crystals, totally or partially doubly terminated, with good luster and transparency and a clear faden line inside. Very different from what was known to date from the area.
Jebel Gaïz, Alnif Comunne, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (02/2020)
Specimen size: 10.2 × 3.5 × 3.2 cm = 4.02” × 1.38” × 1.26”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (Variety faden quartz).
LW89AK2: Quartz (Variety faden quartz)
An excellent example of Alpine-type quartz with a very visible faden cord and that has formed a flattened parallel growth floater, extraordinarily sharp, of colorless, transparent and very brilliant crystals. The specimen is from the Philippe Morelon collection (No. 351), whose catalogue entry we will send to the buyer.
Col de la Valette, Besse, Oisans-Romanche, Grenoble, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (08/2001)
Specimen size: 10.1 × 3.7 × 1.1 cm = 3.98” × 1.46” × 0.43”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden).
M8RH5: Quartz (variety faden)
Apparently being a single crystal, the growth shows different spread terminations all along the prism. In the interior a very thin, as a needle, “faden” is formed.
Lignarre Valley, Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (1991)
Specimen size: 4.5 × 1.2 × 0.8 cm = 1.77” × 0.47” × 0.31”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden).
R57FV6: Quartz (variety faden)
Very unusual distorted Quartz, extra-flat and apparently with broken areas, although "in person" it is clear that all faces are complete and undamaged.
Lignarre Valley, Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (1991)
Specimen size: 7.7 × 6.6 × 1.7 cm = 3.03” × 2.60” × 0.67”

Price: €90 / US$109 / JPY11330 / AUD$140
Quartz (variety faden).
B9RV6: Quartz (variety faden)
Group of elongated, clear and shiny crystals, with "faden" growths in them.
Lignarre Valley, Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (1991)
Specimen size: 6.3 × 5.2 × 3.4 cm = 2.48” × 2.05” × 1.34”

Price: €90 / US$109 / JPY11330 / AUD$140
Quartz (variety faden) with Calcite .
R76BI7: Quartz (variety faden) with Calcite
Group of extraordinarily elongated, clear and shiny crystals, with "faden" growths in them. On the matrix, a big rough crystal of Calcite stands out.
Lignarre Valley, Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (1991)
Specimen size: 10.8 × 8 × 7.5 cm = 4.25” × 3.15” × 2.95”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden) with Chlorite.
EC27AG7: Quartz (variety faden) with Chlorite
Doubly terminated floater crystal with a closed “faden” and very well defined parallel growths. The sample, very transparent, has a deep and uniform smoky color.
A French classic from the Christophe Marot collection (cat. nr. C8-6), on whose label, that we’ll send with the sample, it is noted that it was acquired in 2008 from Denis Boël.
Aiguille de Talèfre, Mont Blanc Massif, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France (±2008)
Specimen size: 4.9 × 2.5 × 1.8 cm = 1.93” × 0.98” × 0.71”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden) with Chlorite inclusions.
TQ68T1: Quartz (variety faden) with Chlorite inclusions
Multiple parallel growth of very flattened crystals progressively turning to the right and crossed by a sharp chloritized ”faden” and contrasting with another group of different shape, very elongated. Very original.
The specimen is from the Denis Boël collection. We will send to the customer the collector’s label.
Les Deux Alpes, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  France
Specimen size: 4.2 × 3.4 × 1.3 cm = 1.65” × 1.34” × 0.51”

Price: [SOLD]
Quartz (variety faden) with inclusions.
MT36R5: Quartz (variety faden) with inclusions
Echeloned uniaxial growth of Quartz crystals, perfectly clear and bright and with a very notable "faden". The base is rich with fine green acicular inclusions, probably Ferroactinolite.
Miage Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley (Val d'Aosta)  Italy (08/2010)
Specimen size: 5.2 × 1.8 × 1.1 cm = 2.05” × 0.71” × 0.43”

Price: [SOLD]

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