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Corundum var. Sapphire from Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Corundum var. Sapphire from Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Corundum var. Sapphire from Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 49303
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Description:Translucent purple corundum crystals in pink-white marble. The corundum crystals, variety sapphire, are hexagonal form with triangular (0112) crystal faces on the edges.
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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