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Corundum from Sa'dah Governorate, Yemen

Corundum from Sa'dah Governorate, Yemen

Locality:Sa'dah Governorate, Yemen
Description:Doubly-terminated translucent blue-gray hexagonal corundum crystal with flat basal pinacoid terminations. This crystal has secondary faces around one termination edges. From a new lot of only four crystals from this area near the Saudi Arabia border.
Overall Size:29x13x12 mm
Crystals:29 mm
Archived: For reference only






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