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Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite from Longido, Arusha, Tanzania

 
Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite from Longido, Arusha, Tanzania

Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite from Longido, Arusha, Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 37057
Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite
Locality:Longido, Arusha, Tanzania
Description:Translucent slice polished on both sides showing a hexagonal corundum crystal, variety ruby, in green zoisite matrix. Slices showing complete ruby crystals are hard to find.
Overall Size:9.5x7.5x.3 cm
Crystals:6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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