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Spinel from Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)

 
Spinel from Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)

Spinel from Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)

Spinel from Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Spinel from Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)

DESCRIPTION:No. 33562
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Mogok, Sagaing Division, Myanmar (Burma)
Description:Exceptionally large single crystal of blood-red spinel. The spinel crystal is octahedral form with excellent translucency. The crystal faces are flat and glassy, with scattered depressions the result of co-forming with calcite. No damage, large size.
Overall Size:28x24x23 mm
Crystals:28 mm
Status: SOLD Buy similar at: Minerals from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan > Gem Minerals
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