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MD-188389
Scapolite
Toenail, 2.8 x 2.6 x 1.9 cm
Darra-i-Pech (Pech; Peech; Darra-e-Pech) Pegmatite Field, Nangarhar (Ningarhar) Province, Afghanistan
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A new find of intensely purple scapolite from this remote part of Afghanistan. The crystals range from transparent (rarely) to translucent, and are intensely purple. This is a gemmy, lustrous thumbnail crystal.