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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Quartz

Identifier:
2019.1.1855
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 sold by the Herkimer Company of New York. 

Formula: SiO2
Source:
Museum Collection
Maker/Donor
Herkimer Company
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