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Corundum var. Sapphire from Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Sapphire from Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 28730
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Sri Lanka
Description:Portion of a large, water-worn sapphire crystal that was cleaved off the end exposing a flat face with deep blue color. When rear-illuminated the specimen is translucent. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:35x25x10 mm
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Status: For reference only
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