S19131 - Spinel with Calcite - $2300
Sungate Mine, An Phu, Luc Yen, Yenbai Province, Vietnam
Overall Size: 9.8 x 6 cm
This specimen of spinel is an Asian beauty of exquisitely rich red color that is highly effective in the presence of contrasting calcite. Portions of this crystal are gemmy and intensity is the strongest to come from the famous locality. This crystal is bright, flashy and especially fine.