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English: Zircon
Locality: Thabeikyin, Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma (Myanmar) (Locality at mindat.org)
Size: miniature, 3.4 x 1.4 x 1.4 cm
This is an approximately 23-gram specimen of TOTALLY GEMMY, transparent, olive-green zircon! It is unusual for both the size, the color, and the translucency, and is a major Mogok gem crystal specimen, thus. The piece has a very sharp and equant termination, though exhibits slight water-worn surfaces characteristic of many gems from the Mogok gem tracts. Old specimen, from finds of the mid to late 1990s,sold by "Burma Bill" Larson from his collection to a collector at that time. I have seen no other comparable. In halogen lights it looks a bit yellowish, and in fluorescents (as shown) a bit more green in color.
Deutsch: Zirkon
Fundort: Thabeikyin, Mogok, Distrikt Sagaing, Mandalay-Division, Myanmar (Fundort bei mindat.org)
Größe: 3.4 x 1.4 x 1.4 cm
Date before March 2010(2010-03)
Source Image: http://www.irocks.com/db_pics/new2010/tuc1001c.jpg, Description: http://www.irocks.com/render.html?species=Zircon&page=4
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