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MD-78863
Lazurite
Miniature, 4.5 x 2.0 x 1.2 cm
Sar-e-Sang District, Koksha Valley (Kokscha; Kokcha), Badakhshan (Badakshan; Badahsan) Province, Afghanistan
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Lazurite, otherwise known as lapis lazuli, is rarely seen in euhedral crystals. When it is, the crystals are often incomplete, or large and rather lumpy. You do not often see a "cutie" such as this, perfect and sharp all around, and wonderfully exposed on a natural base of quartz. 4.5 x 2 x 1.2 cm