Petalite Rough and Cut

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Lot 1372
Petalite Rough and Cut

Sold for US$ 1,586 inc. premium

Natural History

1 Jun 2009, 13:00 EDT

New York

Petalite Rough and Cut
Palelni mine, Khetchel Village, Molo Quarter, Momeik Township, Shan Sate, Burma
Just north of Mogok, in Burma, is a new locality for this mineral, northeast of Momeik. This attractive, crystal is water-clear for the most part, but with slight inclusions of an associated mineral at the base, its triangular habit is particularly attractive, measuring 4 x 3.5 x 1.5cm, on a custom Lucite base; offered together with a fine cushion-shaped stone weighing approximately 15.29 carats and measuring 23.6 x 13.6 x 8.6mm. (2)
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