Spinel Octohedron
Thumbnail, 1.6 x 1.3 x 1.2 cm
Pein Pyit, Mogok, Mandalay Division, Burma

Glassy and gemmy with a bright cherry red color, this superb spinel crystal forms a perfect octahedron. An outstanding candidate for thumbnail competition. 17.26 carats and classic for Mogok! It is a floater, complete all around.