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Topaz from
Canta Galo mine, Nova Era, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Dealer/Collection Label
References
References:sergio varvello collection
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Canta Galo mine, Nova Era, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
47.2km (29.3 miles) A Ponte da Raiz mine, Santa Maria de Itabira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
85.7km (53.2 miles) B Bocaina dolomite mine, Cachoeira do Campo district, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
225.0km (139.8 miles) C Mimoso do Sul mine, Mimoso do Sul, Espírito Santo, Brazil
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