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Forsterite var. Peridot from Suppat, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province), Pakistan

 
Forsterite var. Peridot from Suppat, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province), Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 44450
Mineral:Forsterite var. Peridot
Locality:Suppat, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province), Pakistan
Description:Three interconnected gemmy parallel peridot crystals, the transparent green gem variety of the mineral species forsterite, with steep termination faces and remnants of matrix on the base. The crystal faces are flat and clean.
Overall Size:33x15x12 mm
Crystals:22-33 mm
Status: For reference only
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