|Product Catalog > Minerals & Geodes > Amethyst Mineral|
Amethyst is a purple form of the mineral quartz and gets its color from iron impurities within the crystal. Amethyst and quartz have the same physical properties such as white streak, glassy luster, 6-sided prism crystal shape and moderate hardness. Amethyst is commonly used in jewelry and for collecting.
An information card with details on the mineral formation, characteristics, and uses is included. Typical samples sizes are generally 1-2 inches in length or width but can vary based on availability and natural crystal shape.
Also available in chips for students, home decorating and collecting.
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD-Small Parts. Not for children under 3 years.
May have sharp edges.