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Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Bibile, Monaragala District, Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Bibile, Monaragala District, Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 39560
Mineral:Corundum var. Blue Sapphire
Locality:Bibile, Monaragala District, Sri Lanka
Description:Doubly-terminated blue-gray sapphire variety of corundum crystal with hexagonal tapered shape and no matrix attached. The crystal faces show faint transverse striations and moderate alluvial edge wear. Total weight: 15.01 carats.
Overall Size:22x10x8 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: For reference only
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