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|Opal var. Hyalite on Albite, Spessartine Garnet, Smoky Quartz
|Putian, Fujian Province, China
|White albite matrix coated with transparent, colorless hyalite opal and orange spessartine garnet crystals up to 2 mm and transparent smoky quartz crystals up to 18 mm. The hyalite opal fluoresces bright green under UV illumination.
|For reference only
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