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Spinel and Ruby Corundum from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

 
Spinel and Ruby Corundum from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spinel and Ruby Corundum from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

DESCRIPTION:No. 28655
Mineral:Spinel and Ruby Corundum
Locality:Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar
Description:Box full of assorted crystals from the Mogok mining district. There are flat and bi-pyramidal ruby corundum crystals and octahedral ruby-red spinel crystals. Many of the spinel crystals fluoresce under UV illumination.
Overall Size:4-15 mm
Crystals:4-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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