Quartz Pillar Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for quartz pillar in Minecraft is shown below:

Quartz Pillar Spawn Command

The Quartz Pillar item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Mining Tools

Below is a table of the tools that can be used to break Quartz Pillar blocks, and the speed it will take to break at (in seconds). This is calculated with the formula (1.5 * Block Hardness) / Tool Multiplier.

Tool Speed
Golden Pickaxe Golden Pickaxe 0.1s
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.15s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.2s
Stone Pickaxe Stone Pickaxe 0.3s
Wooden Pickaxe Wooden Pickaxe 0.6s

Quartz Pillar Information

Quartz Pillar

The pillar quartz block is almost exactly the same as the quartz block. The only difference is the texture.

Item ID minecraft:quartz_pillar
Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below) minecraft:quartz
Numerical ID 155:2
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Quartz Slab, Quartz Stairs
Hardness 0.8
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 5698 - 5700

Quartz Pillar Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Block of Quartz
Block of Quartz
2x Quartz Pillar

Quartz Pillar Block States

Block states are values assigned to a block that changes its state. For example, many blocks have a "direction" block state which can be used to change the direction a block faces.

Find a table of all blockstates for the Quartz Pillar block below.

Block State Name Type Values
axis enum ?
  • X
  • Y
  • Z