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Topaz from Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

 
Topaz from Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Topaz from Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Topaz from Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

DESCRIPTION:No. 28706
Mineral:Topaz
Locality:Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
Description:Rounded crystal of transparent topaz. Color is pale blue-green. Rounded surfaces are due to alluvial wear - the crystal is from a stream deposit. One face has a flat cleavage revealing the flawless interior.
Overall Size:3x2x2 cm
Crystals:3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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