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Quartz
Silicon dioxide
SiO2


Quartz in the East Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Quartz in the Front Range Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Quartz in the Northwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Quartz in the South Central Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Quartz in the Southwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

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An excellent large cluster of quartz epimorphs after barite from the Idarado Mine. Although singles are common enough to obtain, clusters are uncommon in this size, and in good shape. Ex. Ed David Collection. Measures 10 x 8 x 6 cm.
Photo courtesy of The Arkenstone.

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Although a common mineral, quartz is rare at the Eagle Mine. This is a nice, sharp, gemmy crystal scattered with a few small siderite crystals. Measures 3 x 4 cm.
Photo courtesy of Dave Bunk Minerals.

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Rhodochrosite and fluorite on quartz. From the Sweet Home Mine near Alma.
Photo courtesy of ARCH Minerals.

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