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Corundum var. Pink Sapphire from Iredell County, North Carolina

 
Corundum var. Pink Sapphire from Iredell County, North Carolina

Corundum var. Pink Sapphire from Iredell County, North Carolina

Corundum var. Pink Sapphire from Iredell County, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION:No. 62660
Mineral:Corundum var. Pink Sapphire
Locality:Iredell County, North Carolina
Description:Translucent pink sapphire crystal, the gem variety of the mineral corundum, enclosed in a water-worn green mica-like outer rind. The nodule was split open to reveal the pink sapphire inside.
Overall Size:3x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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