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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 79165
Mineral:Spinel
Locality:Mogok District, 115 km NNE of Mandalay, border region between Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions, Myanmar
Description:Lustrous transparent vivid-red spinel crystal with no matrix attached. The spinel crystal is octahedral form, with smooth faces. The crystal edges of the spinel exhibit minor alluvial wear when viewed under magnification. Fluoresces red under SW-LW UV illumination. Weight: 0.2 grams
Overall Size:6x5x4.5 mm
Crystals:6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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