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Mineral Specimen No. 62397:
Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka.

This mineral specimen of Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 62397:

Minerals Species: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire.
Location of mineral deposit: Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka.
Description: Lustrous transparent blue sapphire crystal, the blue colored gem variety of the mineral species corundum, with hexagonal di-pyramidal form composed of flat crystal faces. The sapphire has remnants of brown alluvial clay in some recesses. This was specimen recovered from an alluvial deposit and the edges show wear, but the crystal form is distinct. Weight: 21.66 carats.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 29x11x9 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 29 mm
Price: $1175 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Mineral Specimens: Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

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