Messina Quartz


Quartz from the Messina Mine, South Africa

Approximate Dimensions: H: 5.25 x W: 3 x L: 2”

The Messina Mine is a copper mine located in the Limpopo Province of South Africa and is world famous for it’s specimens containing inclusions of ajoite and papagoite. The mine closed in the early 90’s and rarely are quartz specimens from this mine availbe. The quartz specimens often contain a diverse range of other exceptional inclusions, including Piemontite, Native Copper, various colors of Hematite, Epidote, and more.

*Mineral inclusions of Hematite, Pyrite and Epidote