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quartz var. chalcedony; translucent pale brown, with patch showing agate banding, carved into a fine bowl

*non loc.* unknown MANU unknown [18th century?] Nice. From William Hunter's original collection. The Trustees catalogue under Quartz gives "No 78. A large and two smaller cups, one Saucer, and three covers for snuff-boxes of Oriental Onyx which is remarkable for having a clouded appearance when looked through. They also contain crystallizations of brown Calx of Iron". The museum catalogue under th…