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|Corundum var. Ruby
|Luc Yen, Yenbai (Yen Bai) Province, Vietnam
|Exquisite, bright ruby-red corundum crystal in white marble matrix. The ruby crystal is very well crystallized and undamaged. The ruby is well exposed - it is a miracle that it did not pop off the matrix. An excellent specimen.
|For reference only
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