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Spinel in marble from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

 
Spinel in marble from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Spinel in marble from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spinel in marble from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Spinel in marble from Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar

DESCRIPTION:No. 79063
Mineral:Spinel in marble
Locality:Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar
Description:Lustrous transparent pink-red spinel crystals in white marble. The spinel crystals are octahedral form, with a trapezohedral edge face on the largest spinel crystal. The spinel fluoresces red under SW-LW UV illumination.
Overall Size:20x16x12 mm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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