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Corundum var. Sapphire from Okkampitiya, Moneragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Okkampitiya, Moneragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Sapphire from Okkampitiya, Moneragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 60570
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Okkampitiya, Moneragala District, Uva Province, Sri Lanka
Description:Lustrous alluvial transparent blue doubly-terminated sapphire crystal with a smaller sapphire crystal growing out of the bottom termination. The sapphire crystal has excellent luster indicating that is did not travel far down river from the source.
Overall Size:27x12x12 mm
Crystals:26-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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