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Andalusite (pleochroic gem rough) from Malacacheta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Andalusite (pleochroic gem rough) from Malacacheta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Andalusite (pleochroic gem rough) from Malacacheta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Andalusite (pleochroic gem rough) from Malacacheta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 78897
Mineral:Andalusite (pleochroic gem rough)
Locality:Malacacheta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Transparent andalusite gem rough with internal gem-grade zones that could produce gemstones if faceted. The andalusite exhibits greenish-brown color when viewed from the side, and distinct pink color when viewed on end. Weight: 4.0 grams
Overall Size:22x14x9 mm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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