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Tuesday, 30 October 2012
Best Amethyst Find in North America
Grandfather Mountain - Nature Museum
November 4th, 1972 the greatest amethyst cluster every found in North America was found here(Reel mine). It now resides in the Grandfather Nature Museum. John White, former curator of Minerals and Gemstones for the Smithsonian, said that the crystal is definitely the finest amethyst cluster ever discovered in North America.