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Spinel from Ketuti, Mahenge, Tanzania

 
Spinel from Ketuti, Mahenge, Tanzania

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spinel from Ketuti, Mahenge, Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 44020
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Ketuti, Mahenge, Tanzania
Description:Translucent pink spinel crystal with surfaces composed of smaller, parallel crystal faces with remnants of white matrix in a few crevices. This specimen has excellent color for this uncommon locality.
Overall Size:4x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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