Quartz (Sceptre)
Posted by: Raymond McDougall on 05.19.2021 | Filed under:

Quartz (Sceptre)

Specimen # 201033
Mineral: Quartz
Location: Petersen Mountain, Hallelujah Junction Area, Washoe Co., Nevada, USA
Size: 8.3 x 4.7 x 3.8 cm


A sharp Petersen Mountain sceptre from the John S. White collection. Both components of this crystal are smoky quartz and translucent – the stem is slightly darker. In excellent condition overall, a couple of chips and contacts. Supported to stand as photographed, it displays beautifully!