Uvite with Magnesite from the Pomba Pit


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This magnesite and uvite crystal mix is from the Pomba Pit in Serra das Egus, Brumado, Bahia, Brazil. This mine is a commercial producer of magnesite and talc however uvite and other accessory minerals, including emeralds are found there. The mine owners enforce a ban on mineral collecting that includes the miners that work there. This piece consists of a mix of rhombic magnesites and amber-brown uvite tourmalines this piece measures approximately 9/16 x 5/8 x 7/16 inches or 14 x 16 x 11 mm.

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Weight5 oz