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Samarskite-(Y) from Divino de Ubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Samarskite-(Y) from Divino de Ubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality:Divino de Ubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Several prismatic samarskite-(Y) crystals with gray-brown metamict coating on the surfaces. On one rear corner where the crystal is chipped unaltered black metallic samarskite-(Y) is visible. Radioactive.
Overall Size:32x12x12 mm
Crystals:10-32 mm
Archived: For reference only






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