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RM2034   Smoky quartz with adularia

Galenstock, Tiefenbach, Urseren, Uri, Switzerland

Really good specimen from the high Swiss mountains of the Galenstock area, 3586 m., known for its smoky quartz. This good sized piece shows several of them, with excellent transparence, very uniform smoky tone, with defined faces and edges and partially covered with 'chlorite'. They are accompanied in the matrix with numerous crystals of adularia (variety of feldspar K), well defined. A piece for the display.

Size: 11 x 7 x 6 cm.
Main crystal: 3.3 x 1.5 cm.
Found in 2017.