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Topaz from Elahera, Central Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

 
Topaz from Elahera, Central Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

Topaz from Elahera, Central Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

Topaz from Elahera, Central Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

DESCRIPTION:No. 51218
Mineral:Topaz
Locality:Elahera, Central Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)
Description:Large transparent colorless topaz crystal that cleaved to provide a broad, glassy face into the gemmy interior. The outer surfaces of the topaz are rounded due to alluvial action. Has custom-made black base for display. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #502b; acquired from a street vendor in Sri Lanka in 1985
Overall Size:9x6x2 cm
Crystals:9 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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