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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 33229
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar
Description:Ruby-red octahedral crystal of transparent spinel that fluoresces dimly under UV illumination. The high internal transparency enhances the red color. One corner is chipped.
Overall Size:8x5x5 mm
Crystals:8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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