7 x 3.5 x 3 inches
Bor Quarry, Dalnegorsk, Russia
A 100% one-of-a-kind quartz specimen from Russia. Growth interference quartz is an occurrence where quartz and calcite compete for space in solution. These has caused the unique step-like development of the elongated crystals in this aesthetic group, which qualifies as a cabinet size piece at 7 inches tall. The wild shapes produced by this effect are not replicable by man, and these crystals are quite a unique find, they hail from the Bor Quarry at Dalnegorsk. For the collector who wants their quartz to be quite a bit distinct from the typical Brazilian fare.