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Spessartine Garnet with Hyalite Opal from Putian, Fujian Province, China

 
Spessartine Garnet with Hyalite Opal from Putian, Fujian Province, China

Spessartine Garnet with Hyalite Opal from Putian, Fujian Province, China

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spessartine Garnet with Hyalite Opal from Putian, Fujian Province, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 39930
Mineral:Spessartine Garnet with Hyalite Opal
Locality:Putian, Fujian Province, China
Description:Albite matrix coated with sparkling orange spessartine garnet crystals up to 4 mm across plus areas with coated colorless hyalite opal that fluoresces bright green under UV illumination.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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