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Mineral Specimen No. 79322:
Corundum var. Ruby for sale from Mozambique.

This mineral specimen Corundum var. Ruby from Mozambique 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 79322:

Mineral Species: Corundum var. Ruby.
Location of origin: Mozambique.
Description: Lustrous translucent vivid-pink ruby crystal, the pink gem variety of the mineral corundum, with remnants of white matrix in crevices. The ruby crystal is doubly terminated hexagonal form with secondary corner faces on one termination. Fluoresces red under LW UV illumination. Weight: 4.1 grams.
Overall size: 13x13x10 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 13 mm
Price: $75 (plus shipping).

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Mineral Corundum var. Ruby for sale from Mozambique

Detail view of mineral Corundum var. Ruby for sale from Mozambique

Detail view of mineral Corundum var. Ruby for sale from Mozambique

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Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Corundum var. Ruby for sale from Mozambique

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