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Spinel from Itrongay, Betroka, Horombe, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

 
Spinel from Itrongay, Betroka, Horombe, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

DESCRIPTION:No. 35781
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Itrongay, Betroka, Horombe, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Description:Well crystallized single crystal of black spinel with no matrix. The crystal form shows the complex development that is typical of spinel from Madagascar. The crystal faces are flat with crystal patterns on the surface. Minor imperfections in areas. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #413
Overall Size:7x7x5 cm
Crystals:7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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