|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Vietnam > Spinel|
|Locality:||Luc Yen, Yenbai (Yen Bai) Province, Vietnam|
|Description:||Double-sided cluster of lustrous translucent pinkish-purple octahedral spinel crystals on contrasting fine-grained white marble. Many of the spinel crystals are in parallel orientation indicating they may be interconnected inside the marble. Collected ca. 2009. Fluoresces bright red under 254 nm shortwave (SW) or 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination|
|Overall Size:||6.5x6x3.5 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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