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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Quartz

Identifier:
2019.1.1853
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 includes multiple pieces and was found in Edwards, New York. It was collected by Niven & Hopping. 

Formula: SiO2
Date:
1896
Source:
Museum Collection
Maker/Donor
Niven & Hopping
Niven & Hopping was located in New York.
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