Description

    Spodumene
    Nuristan Province
    Afghanistan
    4.12 x 0.92 x 0.9 inches (10.49 x 2.35 x 2.31 cm)


    The fact that this piece of Spodumene is not a Kunzite with the appealing lavender color may be the only knock against this fine specimen and even that may not be a negative depending on the audience. This is a doubly-terminated, elongated single crystal with elegant striations. From opaque to virtually clear, this specimen does have minor contact damage to the terminations and does not have the gemmy clarity of other pieces. That being said, it is a big representative example of the material suitable for any case.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2015
    6th-13th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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