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Corundum var. Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 45184
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Description:Doubly-terminated translucent colorless sapphire crystal with tapered, hexagonal crystal form and prism faces that have faint crystal growth patterns that resemble striations.
Overall Size:23x6x5 mm
Crystals:23 mm
Status: For reference only
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