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|Corundum var. Pink Sapphire
|Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
|Lustrous transparent pale purplish-pink sapphire crystal, the gem variety of the mineral species corundum. The sapphire crystal is hexagonal di-pyramidal form, with complex crystallization patterns on the prism faces, and has gemmy internal sections. Weight: 1.03 carats
|For reference only
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