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Item #10604 $ 175.00
Spinel
Koksha Valley,, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan

Here's something you do not see everyday: a spinel from the Koksha Valley in Afghanistan. And it is purple! And large! The spinel; measures 2.2 cm across the front edge and is about 3 cm tall. The entire piece measures 6.4 x 3.5 x 2.7 cm. The spinel is undamaged and sits proudly in a contrasting white matrix.