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Corundum var. Sapphire from Ilmenskie Mountains, Chelyabinsk Oblast', South Urals, Russia

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Ilmenskie Mountains, Chelyabinsk Oblast', South Urals, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 12101
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Ilmenskie Mountains, Chelyabinsk Oblast', South Urals, Russia
Description:Large hexagonal sapphire crystals in white feldspar matrix. The sapphire color varies from darker gray in the core to baby-blue in the outer zones.
Overall Size:6x5x3 cm
Crystals:3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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