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min data

Mineral: quartz
Gem: amethyst
Size: 8 mm
Carat: 1.65 ct
Cut: round brilliant
Origin: unknown
Genral Info: The name is derived from the German "quarz" of uncertain origin. It was called "krystallos" by the Greeks, but this later became the generic term for crystal.
Additional Information
A nice round stone, native cut to reasonable proportions. It is better than average color but not quite top color. It does not show the desired "red-flash" of the very best stones.`