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Spinel from Mayote Mine, Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania

Spinel from Mayote Mine, Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spinel from Mayote Mine, Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania

Locality:Mayote Mine, Mahenge, Morogoro, Tanzania
Description:Two parallel intersecting translucent red octahedral spinel crystals with remnants of blue calcite and phlogopite mica on some faces. All faces are lustrous and naturally crystallized.
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:35-36 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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