RED SPINEL CRYSTAL GROUP – LUC YEN VIETNAM

$485.00

For sale is a superb, group of red spinel crystals from Vietnam. A solid 56gm specimen of pure spinel, with minor graphite, scattered sparsely over the surface. This is a floater specimen,o excellent formed gemmy crystals that came from red clay area of Khank Hoa, this is not a usual area to find spinel, as you can see the specimen has no associated marble/calcite. There were only a small number of these very distinctive and unique specimens found at the time, (about 2 years ago).

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For sale is a superb, group of red spinel crystals from Vietnam. A solid 56gm specimen of pure spinel, with minor graphite, scattered sparsely over the surface. This is a floater specimen,o excellent formed gemmy crystals that came from red clay area of Khank Hoa, this is not a usual area to find spinel, as you can see the specimen has no associated marble/calcite. There were only a small number of these very distinctive and unique specimens found at the time, (about 2 years ago). We acquired this sweet gem, on our last visit to the mines of Vietnam, April 2023.  This specimen is WAY WAY nicer in person! Please remember our prices are in Australian dollars.

KHANK HOA COMMUNE, LUC YEN, VIETNAM.

46 x 38 x 25mm.