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

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

Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby in Zoisite
Locality:Longido, Arusha, Tanzania
Description:Large slab sawn through a ruby variety corundum crystal enclosed in green zoisite matrix. This is an old specimen and much larger than commonly available today. Note the ruby crystal is complete.
Overall Size:15x10x.5 cm
Crystals:10 cm
Archived: For reference only
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