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Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Azrat Syed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

 
Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Azrat Syed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Azrat Syed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

Corundum var. Blue Sapphire from Azrat Syed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 79356
Mineral:Corundum var. Blue Sapphire
Locality:Azrat Syed, Koksha Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan
Description:Partial crystals of translucent blue sapphire, the colored gem variety of the mineral corundum, with no matrix. The sapphire crystals are translucent gray with blue internal zones. Several crystal faces are visible on the front, the sides are cleaved. Weight: 3.7 grams
Overall Size:24x14x8 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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