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Spinel from Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia

 
Spinel from Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia

Spinel from Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia

Spinel from Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia

Spinel from Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 48402
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Altaiskii Krai, Sibirsky Federalny Okrug, Russia
Description:Octahedral black spinel crystals with surfaces composed of many smaller, parallel crystal faces resembling alligator skin. Brown limonite is in crevices between the faces highlighting the crystallization patterns (may be cleaned).
Overall Size:7x6.5x5 cm
Crystals:60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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