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Kyaukme Shan State

Phenakite, Be2SiO4, Phenakite Mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Burma. Size 38 x 14 x 19 mm. Crystal with a piece of albite at a base. Collection/Copyright: pegmatite

Phenakite, Be2SiO4, and smoky Quartz, Phenakite Mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar. Largest crystal size: 25 mm. Blocky Phenakite xl, embellished by a few Smoky Quartz xls. Collection of the Natural History Museum Vienna. Copyright: © Harald Schillhammer

Phenakite, Be2SiO4, Phenakite Mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar. Crystal size: 12 mm. Copyright: © mslama

Elbaite | #Geology #GeoloyPage #Mineral Chemical Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH) Locality: Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar Dimensions: 70 mm Photo Copyright © Dr. Marcus Lueg

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Phenakite, Be2SiO4, twins, Phenakite Mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar. Largest crystal size: 9 mm. Twinned crystals on (-1010). Copyright: © Ferdinando Giovine

Elbaite | #Geology #GeoloyPage #Mineral Chemical Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH) Locality: Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar Dimensions: 70 mm Photo Copyright © Dr. Marcus Lueg Geology Page www.geologypage.com

TOURMALINE Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar (Burma) As if Momeik doesn't provide enough weirdness for mineral collectors everywhere, the locality has upped the ante by producing ... this. It is a very strange variation on the classic Momeik "shaving brush" habit. This unusual specimen shows two different aspects: one part of the specimen exhibits a simple, trigonal, prism of "normal" form and glassy luster, particularly at the pyramidal termination, while another is…

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Classic Rubellite translucent pink mushroom-like crystal on a shard of translucent Quartz from Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar. Crystal Classics Minerals

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