Blue Mist Quartz, Colombia (yellow base)


Extraordinary quartz points from La Belleza area, Santander District, Colombia. The tips are very clear, while the main body of the crystal has a misty appearance with slightly pale blue cast (from included microscopic gas or liquid particles). The base of most is yellow, probably from limonite or similar iron oxide mineral.

Crystal Data:

Mineral Classification: Silicates
Phase of formation: Igneous
Crystal System: Trigonal/Hexagonal
Colour: Colourless, white
Western Element: Spirit
Chinese element: Metal
Birthstone (Primary): Not Applicable
Birthstone (Secondary): Aquarius, Pisces, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn
Chakra: Crown, Upper Crown