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Phenakite — specimen 0492, photo © NMNHS
Phenakite — specimen 0492, photo © NMNHS

Phenakitespecimen 0492


East Africa
Phenakite — specimen 0492, locality map

Weight: 0.64 ct; size: 6.23 | 4.81 | 3.47 mm; shape: oval; colour: colourless; clarity: eye clean; cut: very good; treatment: none.

Very clean specimen; very good Portuguese style cut. Source: David Weinberg, Multicolour Gems Ltd.

Other specimens
Phenakite — specimen 0490Phenakite — specimen 0491Phenakite — specimen 0493

More information from ‘Classification’

In pegmatites, greisens, and alpine and hydrothermal veins (Anthony et al., 2001—2005).