Citrine (yellow variety of quartz) Crystals on matrix - 16×4×18 cm - 2182 g - (1)

Description
Citrine (yellow variety of quartz) Crystals on matrix - 16×4×18 cm - 2182 g - (1)
Brazil, Brazil

From a collection, superb citrine plate from Brazil
This citrine is obviously a heated Amethyst to give it its hue, natural citrines being very rare.
Citrine or Quartz Citrine is a yellow to golden yellow quartz due to low amounts of aluminium oxides included in the quartz.

Its name comes from the Latin "citrus" in reference to its lemon colour.

Natural Citrine is very rare, so don't confuse it with artificial Citrine.
Shipped with tracking.
Dimensions: 18 x 16 x 4 cm
Have a good auction!
Natural Citrine is a quartz coloured by a natural process without human intervention, its colour is close to straw yellow.

Lot details
Number of items
1
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Citrine (yellow variety of quartz)
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Crystals on matrix
Dimensions
16×4×18 cm
Weight
2182 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Brazil
Origin (Country)
Brazil
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in