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Corundum var. Ruby from Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

Corundum var. Ruby from Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby
Locality:Ihosy District, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Description:Well crystallized ruby crystal, the pink variety of the mineral species corundum, with lustrous crystal faces that have complex crystallization patterns on the faces. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #180, originally acquired in 1969.
Overall Size:19x15x14 mm
Crystals:19 mm
Status: For reference only
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