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Spinel

ID: CC1105

Rich coloured deep raspberry red crystals of Spinel, from the Marble area around the Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania. The Spinel crystals measure to 2.1cm, with great pyramid-like octahedral form. Associated with translucent white Calcite, and glassy yellow-brown 'Scapolite'. The Spinel crystals are largely translucent with some gemmy areas at the edges of the crystals.

Details

Dimensions
3.9 × 2.5 × 2.0 cm
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Locality
Uluguru Mts, Morogoro Region, Tanzania, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Spinel

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