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Amethyst Druse UR Cut Base Polished

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Amethyst is a purple gem from the quartz family. Its characteristic colour, whose intensity may differ, is influenced by ionizing radiation on a small admixture of iron compounds. The mineral occurs in basalts, where it forms large crystal fillings of cavities.

Druses are aggregates of crystals on the surface of a rock or mineral. These amethyst druses have a flat cut base and edges of crystal aggregates are polished. The back of the stone remains in its natural form. These pieces come from the Artigas department in Uruguay, which is a location characteristic for amethysts with calcite formations growing on the surface of their crystals. In general, Uruguayan amethysts are typical for their stalactite growths and a dark purple colour.

About the product: The product is available only in a 20 kg cardboard box for a reduced price. Due to the nature of the product, only pallet shipping is available.