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Spinel from Songea, Tanzania

Spinel from Songea, Tanzania

Locality:Songea, Tanzania
Description:Octahedral crystal of red-violet spinel without matrix. The crystal is elongated in one axis resulting in a distorted appearance. All surfaces clean and undamaged except for one corner on the bottom.
Overall Size:14x12x9 mm
Crystals:14 mm
Archived: For reference only
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