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English: Spessartine
Locality: Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao County, Zhangzhou Prefecture, Fujian Province, China (Locality at
Size: 9.8 x 8.4 x 3.4 cm.
The vast majority of spessartine specimens from Tongbei have a carpet of tightly-massed crystals. Occasionally, however, you get these specimens with ISOLATED crystals, which have a special attractiveness. These are extremely gemmy and lustrous orange/red crystals, with some accenting hexagonal books of silvery muscovite.
Deutsch: Spessartin
Fundort: Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao County, Zhangzhou, Fujian, China (Fundort bei
Größe: 9.8 x 8.4 x 3.4 cm.
Date before March 2010
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