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Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

 
Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

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Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

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Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

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Corundum var. Sapphire from Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 65806
Mineral:Corundum var. Sapphire
Locality:Hazrat Saeed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan
Description:Large elongated blue sapphire crystal, the blue gem variety of the mineral species corundum, in brownish mica. The sapphire crystal has deep blue color with whitish veins running throughout. The upper half was restored to position where is separated. Repaired
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:55 mm
Status: For reference only
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