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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 48265
Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby
Locality:Mysuru (formerly Mysore), Karnataka, India
Description:Doubly-terminated translucent ruby crystal, the red variety of the mineral corundum, with complex crystallization pattern on one termination and sides. The sides show lamellar-twinning and the flat termination has 60 patterns visible.
Overall Size:5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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