|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Madagascar > Sapphirine|
|Locality:||20 km east of Hrongay, Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar|
|Description:||Translucent bluish-gray sapphirine crystal well exposed in phlogopite-rick matrix. The sapphirine crystal has striated-stepped faces that are slightly rounded possibly due to alluvial wear.|
|Overall Size:||22x13x12 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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