4.5 x 2.25 x 1.5 cm
Ace of Diamonds Mine in Middleville, NY
One of the most archetypal forms of quartz is the “Herkimer Diamond” variety, found in the counties of Herkimer and Montgomery in New York. The Ace of Diamonds Mine in Middleville, New York is the most well known mine in the area for fine specimen production. Known for its flawless tiny “diamonds” as well as large, 3D crystal clusters, the mine has also been the source for some of the clearest large crystals found in private collections around the world. Herkimer diamonds are perhaps the purest quartz crystals in the world for metaphysical work. This clear, elongated and prismatic crystal has a form that is locally referred to as a “Hognose” habit. Aesthetic and substantial addition to any display or collection.