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Corundum var. Ruby from Jegdalek, Sorobi District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan

 
Corundum var. Ruby from Jegdalek, Sorobi District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan

Corundum var. Ruby from Jegdalek, Sorobi District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 56595
Mineral:Corundum var. Ruby
Locality:Jegdalek, Sorobi District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan
Description:Translucent ruby crystal, the pink gem variety of the mineral species corundum, on white marble. The ruby crystal is pseudo-octahedral form and the crystal faces show crystallization lines on most faces.
Overall Size:19x17x7 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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