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Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Morogoro District, Marasi, Tanzania

 
Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Morogoro District, Marasi, Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 25214
Mineral:Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite)
Locality:Morogoro District, Marasi, Tanzania
Description:Large crystal of gemmy scapolite (Meionite or Marialite) with shallow, pyramidal termination. Areas inside the crystal are flawless and might produce a 4 or 5 carat faceted stone. Has deep yellow color. Fluoresces orange under UV illumination.
Overall Size:33x18x18 mm
Crystals:33 mm
Status: For reference only
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