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Corundum var. Ruby from Mysuru (formerly Mysore), Karnataka, India

Corundum var. Ruby from Mysuru (formerly Mysore), Karnataka, India

Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby
Locality:Mysuru (formerly Mysore), Karnataka, India
Description:Single loose translucent ruby crystal, the red-pink gem variety of the mineral species corundum, with no matrix attached. The ruby crystal is asymmetric hexagonal form with basal pinacoid terminations.
Overall Size:9x7x6 mm
Crystals:9 mm
Archived: For reference only






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