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Mineral Specimen No. 79055:
Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar.

This mineral specimen Spinel from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 79055:

Mineral Species: Spinel.
Location of origin: Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar.
Description: Lustrous transparent pink-red spinel crystal with no matrix attached. The spinel crystal is octahedral form, with naturally rounded edges, and has complex concave surface depressions where the spinel crystallized with marble that later dissolved away. The crystal faces are clean and in good condition, the outer edges show minor wear. Fluoresces red under LW UV illumination. Weight: 1.8 grams.
Overall size: 12x11x9 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 12 mm
Price: $34 (plus shipping).

Mineral Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Detail view of mineral Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Detail view of mineral Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Detail view of mineral Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Photographs above: Daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Spinel for sale from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

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