|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Malawi > Zircon|
|Locality:||Kasungu District, Shire Highlands, Malawi|
|Description:||Large brown zircon crystal that fluoresces yellow under UV illumination due to rare earth element impurities that make the zircon radioactive. The zircon is tapered, with four-sided pyramidal termination. 359 grams|
|Overall Size:||7x4.5x4.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Mica & other Silicates|
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