Rutile and brookite inclusions in quartz (SOLD)

Weight: 6.96 ct
Size: 20.9 x 9.0 x 4.4 mm

€55,00

Spectacular inclusions of Brookite and Rutile (two different polymorphs of TiO2) in Quartz from Brasil. Unique sample for gemologists, micromount and inclusions collectors, but also very nice piece suitable for exclusive jewelry!

Color: colorless quartz, gray rutile needles and brown brookite as inclusions
Cut: cushion cabochon, specially cut for inclusions
Treatments: not treated
Origin: Brazil

 

 

 

 

 

Although rutile inclusions are very common in quartz, this rutile needles have unusual nice silver color and are accompanied by brown brookite – other polymorphic form ot titanium dioxide.