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Topaz : Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
minID: 0C1-MKN

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Dimensions: 2.7 cm x 1.9 cm x 1.2 cm

With such excellent balance on matrix, and such high lustre and clarity, and such rich deep color, this is quite simply one of the finest thumbnail examples of the material I have seen. The terminations are EXQUISITE and, in person, the piece is even better than it looks 2.7 x 1.9 x 1.2 cm

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Photo added: 6th Jul 2005

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