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Spinel from Sri Lanka

Spinel from Sri Lanka

Locality:Sri Lanka
Description:Elongated octahedral spinel crystal with no point of attachment - a floater. The crystal is a deep blue with tan veining. There are several irregular indentations, natural shapes caused by included minerals during formation, now dissolved. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #355
Overall Size:22x17x15 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Archived: For reference only






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