#04 / HUEBNERITE & QUARTZ - Peru
Locality: Mundo Nuevo Mine, Pallasca Prov, Ancash Dept., Peru
Size: 5.5 x 5 x 3.2 cm
A group of needle quartz crystals on quartz matrix hosting a prominant Huebnerite crystal about 2 cm tall as shown. Lots of smaller Huebnerites lower down, but the big one is the star. Very bright luster as seen.