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Questions About Quartz?

Jennifer Roberts

Well you’ve come to the right place! Quartz is another stone that’s often used in this collection, and it’s one of the most common minerals in the earth. There are various types and colors found in nature, and some varieties of quartz are even considered semiprecious gemstones, such as amethyst.

  • Tourmalated - Crystal quartz that has formed with black tourmaline with the tourmaline penetrating the quartz in needlelike appearance.

  • Snow - Milky white quartz.

  • Crackle - This quartz can be any color but it has been tumbled and/or heated to give it a cracked appearance.