Exceptional Smoky Quartz with Chlorite Inclusion
This smoky quartz ghostly chlorite inclusion shows on all sides of the specimen. All sides are faceted and polished and it is a free standing piece.
Smoky quartz is common and was not historically important, but in recent times it has become a popular gemstone, especially for jewelry.
Sunglasses, in the form of flat panes of smoky quartz, were used in China in the 12th century.