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Actinolite — specimen 0075, photo © NMNHS
Actinolite — specimen 0075, photo © NMNHS

Actinolitespecimen 0075


South Asia
Sri Lanka
Actinolite — specimen 0075, locality map

Weight: 1.48 ct; size: 8.60 | 6.60 | 4.32 mm; shape: oval; colour: dark yellowish green; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.

Very clean specimen; mixed style cut; good polish. Source: John Bradshaw, Coast to Coast Rare Stones International.

Other specimens
Actinolite — specimen 0260Actinolite — specimen 0261

More information from ‘Classification’

Produced by regional or contact metamorphism of magnesium carbonate, mafic, or ultramafic rocks (Anthony et al., 2001—2005). Faceted specimens are extremely rare.