- Small Cabinet, 8.9 x 2.4 x 0.5 cm
- Itauz Mine, Zhilandy group, Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan
- Ex. Francis Benjamin
This mine has produced some of the finest and most elegant copper crystals. This elongated spinel twin is from the heyday here of the early 2000's and is complete all around. It was formerly in the collection of French air force pilot and well-known collector Francis Benjamin. Joe Budd photos.