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Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

 
Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

DESCRIPTION:No. 54840
Mineral:Corundum var. Blue Sapphire
Locality:Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)
Description:Transparent deep-blue doubly-terminated sapphire crystal, the gem variety of the mineral species corundum, with lustrous slightly striated prism faces and only slight alluvial wear. Weight: 6.86 carats
Overall Size:13x8x7 mm
Crystals:13 mm
Status: For reference only
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