Insouciant Studios Sunshine and Daisies Earrings Rutilated Quartz

  • $21.00

Insouciant Studios Presents the "Sunshine and Daisies" Earrings featuring sunny yellow heavily rutilated natural quartz. Quality gold plate construction and earwires.

Total Length ~1 3/4 inches
1/2 inch wide.


Quartz (SiO2, Silicon Dioxide) is the second most abundant mineral of the Earth's crust. Quartz has a hardness of 7 on the Mohs scale, an occurs in a variety of colors, from colorless to black. Some of the colors have their own gem names:
Purple: Amethyst
Yellow: Citrine
Yellow and Purple: Ametrine
Green: Prasiolite
White: Milk, snow
Brown/gray/black: Smoke
Pink: Rose
[Mineralogy, Perkins]