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Is the green phantom quartz real?

Posted by Aundrea Calkins  
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Aundrea Calkins January 12, 2019 05:12PM
I was told that this was lab grown, is that true?

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Alfredo Petrov January 12, 2019 05:22PM
Yes, I think this type of green phantom quartz is lab grown in China. It would help to see a photo of the bottom.
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Wayne Corwin January 12, 2019 06:35PM
Welcome to Mindat Aundrea !

Yes, that's almost for sure lab grown in China like Alfredo said.
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Paul Brandes January 13, 2019 02:01AM
Welcome to Mindat, Aundrea!

Agree with others.... lab grown.
Still, a beautiful specimen.
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