Rutilated quartz is a rare mineral that is mainly made up of titanium dioxide. One of its most outstanding physical properties is that is has a remarkably high refractive index. It disperses more light than any other mineral known to mankind.
Quartz with needle-like rutile inclusions. Rutile is a titatium mineral. Perfection is often associated with beauty and here, this considerably flawed object has many elements of perfection through natural beauty