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Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

 
Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

DESCRIPTION:No. 76711
Mineral:Corundum var. Blue Sapphire
Locality:Central Highland Belt, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Description:Lustrous transparent blue sapphire crystal, the blue gem variety of the mineral corundum, with hexagonal di-pyramidal form composed of striated crystal faces, and flat basal pinacoid termination on one end. The sapphire is unusually transparent. Weight: 4.44 carats
Overall Size:13x7x6 mm
Crystals:13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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