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Corundum var. Sapphire from Bibile, Monaragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Bibile, Monaragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 50114
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Bibile, Monaragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka
Description:Doubly-terminated di-pyramidal transparent-to-translucent colorless sapphire corundum crystal with transverse striations on the crystal faces with good luster. This crystal was recovered from an alluvial deposit and shows minor wear on the edges.
Overall Size:20x8x7 mm
Crystals:20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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