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Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire from Mozambique

 
Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire from Mozambique

Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire from Mozambique

Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire from Mozambique

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire from Mozambique

DESCRIPTION:No. 79379
Mineral:Corundum var. Pink-Orange Sapphire
Locality:Mozambique
Description:Vivid pink-orange sapphire crystal, the colored gem variety of the mineral species corundum, with no matrix attached. The sapphire crystal is an irregular shape, with satin-like crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Fluoresces red under LW UV illumination. Weight: 1.1 grams
Overall Size:12x7x4.5 mm
Crystals:12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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