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Rutile from Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Rutile from Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality:Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:V-twin of lustrous, dark red rutile crystals with no matrix attached. Has minor edge frittering, but is fully crystallized on front and back, except where it was attached to matrix on the bottom. Ex. A. Stevenson collection #337
Overall Size:19x11x8 mm
Crystals:5-18 mm
Archived: For reference only






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