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|Mineral:||Corundum var. Padparadscha Sapphire|
|Description:||Thin lustrous transparent pink Padparadscha sapphire crystal, the gem variety of corundum named for the resemblance to a lotus flower (from Sanskrit padma ranga; padma = lotus; ranga = color), with mottled crystallization surface patterns. Weight: 2.93 carats (0.60 grams)|
|Overall Size:||15x10x1.5 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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