|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Madagascar > Corundum var. Ruby|
|Mineral:||Corundum var. Ruby|
|Description:||Doubly-terminated ruby crystal embedded in dark biotite-rich matrix. The ruby corundum crystals is pink-violet color with lustrous crystal faces. The crystal form is hexagonal with one termination modified by secondary corner faces.|
|Overall Size:||7x5x2 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
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