Microcline with Quartz
Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande
San Diego County, California
Approx. Dimensions: 3.39 in x 1.95 in x 1.93 in
Approx. Weight: 350 grams
This specimen combines the earthy luster of Microcline with the glassy luster of transparent Smoky Quartz. One rectangular crystal, creamy white in color, is topped with one well-formed crystal of Smoky Quartz on one edge. Another smaller crystal of Quartz can be found on the underside of the specimen.