A high grade piece of Clear Quartz which has been shaped and polished into a perfect egg. This piece also features many vibrant rainbows with some particularly nice ones closer to its base.
Quartz is the second most abundant mineral in the Earth's continental crust, after feldspar. There are many different varieties of quartz, several of which are semi-precious gemstones. Common names for the Clear or Translucent variety includes; Rock Crystal, Pure Quartz and Clear Quartz.
Especially in Europe and the Middle East, varieties of quartz have been since antiquity the most commonly used minerals in the making of jewelry and hard-stone carvings.
Please note that the Hematite Ring stand used in these photos is not included, these are sold separately here: