- Forsterite var. Peridot on Magnetite
- Thumbnail, 2.7 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm
- Sapat Gali, Naran, Kaghan Valley, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
- Ex. Herb Obodda
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A choice combination from Pakistan, this thumbnail features an excellent tabular Peridot perched beautifully on a highly modified Magnetite dodecahedron. The lustrous and partly gemmy Peridot is actually a chisel point crystal, and doubly terminated! The Magnetite has a metallic luster, and the faces have a texture that ranges from striated to rippled. Overall, a very good, and aesthetic, thumbnail.