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Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

 
Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals) from Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 78961
Mineral:Corundum var. Colored Sapphire (seven loose water-worn crystals)
Locality:Tanzania
Description:Seven water-worn sapphire crystals, the colored gem variety of the mineral corundum, that vary in color from pink to yellow to colorless. The sapphires fluoresce red to white under longwave UV illumination. Total Weight: 5.2 grams
Overall Size:6-9 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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