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Corundum var. Ruby from Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

 
Corundum var. Ruby from Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

DESCRIPTION:No. 13630
Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby
Locality:Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Description:Well crystallized ruby corundum crystal with lustrous crystal faces. This crystal is in excellent condition, unlike the alluvial specimens from other localities. Originally acquired in 1971. Ex. A. Stevenson collection #122
Overall Size:22x13x13 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: For reference only
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