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Forsterite var. Peridot from St. John's Island, Red Sea, Egypt

 
Forsterite var. Peridot from St. John's Island, Red Sea, Egypt

DESCRIPTION:No. 23443
Mineral:Forsterite var. Peridot
Locality:St. John's Island, Red Sea, Egypt
Description:Gem-grade crystal of green peridot with crystal faces visible on one end. This crystal is from the original locality where peridot was first found. A 1-2 carat stone could be cut from this rough.
Overall Size:10x10x6 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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