||Spinel (twinned) w. ruby color
Yen Bai Province, Vietnam
2.5 X 2 CM (thumbnail)
Deep red Spinel (spinel twinned) with good sharrp form, A very eyecatching thumnail, that is not quite a true gemmy transparency but is translucent on the edges. The color of this one is far better than most and the form is distinctive. Attractively priced too.