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Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite from Longido, Tanzania

 
Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite from Longido, Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 16555
Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite
Locality:Longido, Tanzania
Description:Superb specimen of deep-red ruby crystal in green zoisite matrix. The specimen has been thinly sliced making it translucent and showing the internal growth patterns.
Overall Size:8x6x.2 cm
Crystals:8 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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