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Title: Quartz Nodule
Item Name: Mineral


Part of a spherical quartz nodule: white and grey cortex, below the cortex is a layer of dark grey quartz with a layer of crystals above. Hollow centre. Quartz (rock crystal) is a very common silica based mineral, found in a very wide range of rocks - including gneiss, granites and quartzites.

Materials: quartz
Measurements: L:10.8cm, W:8.2cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.822