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MD-113446
Forsterite (Var: Peridot), Ludwigite
Thumbnail, 2.7 x 1.8 x 1.2 cm
Sapat Gali (Soppat; Suppat; Sumpat), Manshera, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan
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Peridot crystals are well-known from this locality, and are usually translucent, but this one is unusually gemmy, with a very uncommon GLASSY face on the display side so that you can see right into the gemmy interior. Weighs 10 grams. The slender, minute inclusions are Ludwigite.