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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Quartz

Identifier:
2019.1.1634
Description:
Quartz is a silicate and is one of the most abundant minerals found on continental rocks. There are many different types of quartz such as amethyst, tiger's eye, rose quartz, and smoky quartz. This specimen was found in Canada and was collected by Dr. A. E. Foote. 

Quartz Formula: SiO2
Date:
1880 – 1895
Source:
Museum Collection
Maker/Donor
Dr. A. E. Foote
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