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Chrysoberyl var. Alexandrite from Ural Mountains, Russia

 
Chrysoberyl var. Alexandrite from Ural Mountains, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 21198
Mineral:Chrysoberyl var. Alexandrite
Locality:Ural Mountains, Russia
Description:Terminated crystal of alexandrite (color change variety of chrysoberyl). Shows excellent color change when viewed under differing light conditions: looks bluish in daylight and looks purplish under incandescent light.
Overall Size:15x8x6 mm
Crystals:15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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