A colourless Quartz cabochon with green Actinolite inclusions from Shangbao, China.
The dark forest green needles of Actinolite form radial, star-shaped clusters which are suspended in and are randomly distributed through the transparent Quartz host.
Images 4 and 5 are magnified views of two of the Actinolite crystal clusters in this gem.
weight: 39.66 carats
shape: Drop shape cabochon
dimensions: 36.62 x 15.99 x 10.27 mm