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So recently I have seen postings for red quartz from Morocco. Is there such a thing?

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asked Mar 16, 2016 by RockNewbie (190 points)

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Seems like there is. I googled it.
answered Mar 16, 2016 by Weasel (40,320 points)
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Yes, hematite-stained red quartz has recently been found in Morocco at Izizauen Alnif, near Tinejdad. See this article which has a picture of it:

http://news.minerals.net/post/the-innsuites-show-show-scenes-and-mineral-groups

answered May 4, 2016 by hershel (47,740 points)
Thank you!  The article really helped and I like that it included a picture.  Much appreciated!
 


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