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Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Titanite var. Sphene from Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 55600
Mineral:Titanite var. Sphene
Locality:Capelinha, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Lustrous twinned transparent-to-translucent yellow-green sphene crystals highly complex crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Some surfaces have inclusions of a brown mineral. Very difficult to photograph - must be seen in person to be appreciated.
Overall Size:35x20x10 mm
Crystals:30 mm
Status: For reference only
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