11 x 7.5 x 5 cm
Swiss Alps, Switzerland
This Smokey Quartz is from an Old Stock Collection of 1970s Swiss Material. Smokey Quartz comes from so many places on the planet that it is impossible to mention them all! We have a wide variety of Smokey Quartz from just about every continent. If you are looking for a specific locality or attribute in a Smokey Quartz, please feel free to ask us. Quartz was our first stone passion. For a decade we have attempted to gather as much diversely included and colorful Quartzes as we could find, from every corner of the globe, travelling both to country of origin, and utilizing a vast network of suppliers developed through exhibiting at major USA and international gem and mineral shows. Here is a representation of those efforts - some of the best of our finds, as well as a tremendous volume that has just piled up as a result of wholesaling in volume! If you have a variety of aesthetic Quartz to add to our offerings, we'd love to see a flat of material! We also personally collect high quality fine Quartzes;
As long as there is an interest in high quality Quartz, Switzerland will produce it! Twisted Gwidels and water clear rich cognac smokey Quartz define the Alpine Quartz throughout Europe. Dozens of prospecting sites across the Swiss Alps produce similar wonders. They live a good life in Switzerland and the Quartz certainly exemplifies this!