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Aqua Aura

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Natural Quartz crystals that have been artificially coated with a ultra-thin metallic (gold) layer to produce an iridescent sheen. The natural quartz is colourless and clear without the coating.

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Pronounciation of Aqua AuraHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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Varieties of Aqua AuraHide

Pearl AuraQuartz artificially coated with a thin layer of platinum to give a pale pink irridescent sheen.
Rainbow AuraNatural quartz crystals artificially coated with a thin layer of titanium and niobium to produce a iridescent sheen.
Titanium QuartzQuartz crystals artificially coated with titanium to give a dark metallic blue sheen.

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Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

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