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Rutile (twinned crystals) from Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia

 
Rutile (twinned crystals) from Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia

Rutile (twinned crystals) from Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia

Rutile (twinned crystals) from Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia

Rutile (twinned crystals) from Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51569
Mineral:Rutile (twinned crystals)
Locality:Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia
Description:Lustrous prismatic red-black rutile crystals that are twinned through the center with the twin plane visible on the steep termination. The rutile crystal appears opaque, but is actually translucent dark-red. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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