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Faden Quartz Crystals - (26)
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PostPosted: Nov 07, 2019 01:55    Post subject: Re: Faden Quartz Crystals - (26)  

Very attractive, Ronnie, thanks for the contribution!
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PostPosted: Nov 07, 2019 15:07    Post subject: Re: Faden Quartz Crystals - (26)  

Hello.

A contribution from an unexpected italian region.
I hope you like it.

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IMG_20191107_191420.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden), Chlorite (Group)
 Locality:
Montorsaio, Campagnatico, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 32 x 20 x 9 mm
 Description:
Untouched one. The clinochlore, partly included by Quartz, disturbed two smaller pyramidal terminations.
 Viewed:  2341 Time(s)

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IMG_20191107_191833.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden), (variety citrine)
 Locality:
Sant'Anna (Sant'Anna di Stazzema), Apuan Alps, Stazzema Municipality, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 36 x 43 x 15,6 mm
 Description:
A transparent, lustrous, citrine faden. The color, though due to iron oxides, is not an external patina.
 Viewed:  2306 Time(s)

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IMG_20191107_192104.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden), (variety citrine)
 Locality:
Sant'Anna (Sant'Anna di Stazzema), Apuan Alps, Stazzema Municipality, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 36 x 43 x 15,6 mm
 Description:
Same specimen. Two parallel extra X faces, quite rare on faden Quartz.
 Viewed:  2301 Time(s)

IMG_20191107_192104.jpg



IMG_20191107_185314.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden), Siderite
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 48 x 12 x 8 mm
 Description:
Absolutely perfect one. Both terminations are rehealed.
 Viewed:  2304 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 08, 2019 16:49    Post subject: Re: Faden Quartz Crystals - (26)  

Hello.

Some other faden quartz from Grosseto Province, Tuscany.

I hope you like them.
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IMG_20191108_124042.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Sant'Anna (Sant'Anna di Stazzema), Apuan Alps, Stazzema Municipality, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 38,5 x 17,5 x 7,2 mm
 Description:
A complete crystal with no signs of attachment points.
 Viewed:  2224 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_123149.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 24 x 15 mm
 Description:
Five isolated tabular crystals, with pale strings, grown on A axis and associated by smaller crystals with prismatic habit grown on C axis.
 Viewed:  2219 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_123505.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 24 x 15 mm
 Description:
Other view of the same specimen.
 Viewed:  2228 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_120727.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 93 x 44 mm
 Description:
A floater specimen with a dozen of fadens.
 Viewed:  2224 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_110259.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 93 x 44 mm
 Description:
Different view. Also prismatic crystals are intermixed.
 Viewed:  2227 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_122330.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 93 x 44 mm
 Description:
Different view where you can observe the parallel bending of some fadens and the grown on A axis.
 Viewed:  2220 Time(s)

IMG_20191108_122330.jpg



IMG_20191108_121445.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 93 x 44 mm
 Description:
Detail.
 Viewed:  2222 Time(s)

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IMG_20191108_124508.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Montorsaio, Campagnatico, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 34 x 15,6 x 3,5
 Description:
A transparent, complete crystal with no signs of attachment points. Pale string.
 Viewed:  2223 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 11, 2019 14:16    Post subject: Re: Faden Quartz Crystals - (26)  

Hello.

A few more exemples of faden quartz from Grosseto Province, Tuscany.

I hope you like them.
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Sante



IMG_20191111_175121.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 34,5 x 13,4 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2132 Time(s)

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IMG_20191111_175437.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 31 x 14,6 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2129 Time(s)

IMG_20191111_175437.jpg



IMG_20191111_111454.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 55 x 44 mm
 Description:
Cyclic fadens.
 Viewed:  2130 Time(s)

IMG_20191111_111454.jpg



IMG_20191111_111719.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety faden)
 Locality:
Leoni Mountain, Sticciano, Roccastrada, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 Dimensions: 55 x 44 mm
 Description:
Other view.
 Viewed:  2132 Time(s)

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