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Spodumene var. Kunzite from Vanderberg Mine, Pala District, California

 
Spodumene var. Kunzite from Vanderberg Mine, Pala District, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 15309
Mineral:Spodumene var. Kunzite
Locality:Vanderberg Mine, Pala District, California
Description:Superb thumbnail specimen of gem grade kunzite (variety of spodumene). The crystal is fully crystallized on all faces and has distinct crystal growth hillocks on the surface. Internally the crystal is flawless. Has minor inclusions of a black mineral. Ex. A. Stevenson collection #532
Overall Size:22x13x6 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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