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Spinel, twin crystals from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

 
Spinel, twin crystals from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Spinel, twin crystals from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

DESCRIPTION:No. 12183
Mineral:Spinel, twin crystals
Locality:Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar
Description:Beautiful deep-red translucent spinel crystal showing the spinel-law twinning. No matrix, no point of attachment - a floater. The crystals are complex octahedral shapes with perfect, lustrous surfaces. Fluoresces a deep red under UV illumination.
Overall Size:17x14x14 mm
Crystals:14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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