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Scapolite (3.16 carat faceted gemstone) from Madagascar

 
Scapolite  (3.16 carat faceted gemstone) from Madagascar

Scapolite  (3.16 carat faceted gemstone) from Madagascar

Scapolite  (3.16 carat faceted gemstone) from Madagascar

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Scapolite  (3.16 carat faceted gemstone) from Madagascar

DESCRIPTION:No. 66395
Mineral:Scapolite (3.16 carat faceted gemstone)
Locality:Madagascar
Description:Lustrous transparent pink rectangular faceted gemstone of the mineral scapolite. Scapolite is a mineral group consisting of meionite or marialite and advanced tests are required to determine which exact species. Fluoresces red under SW UV illumination.
Overall Size:10.5x7.5x6.0 mm
Crystals:
Status: For reference only
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