Corundum, var. Ruby
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Corundum, var. Ruby

Specimen # 101343
Mineral: Corundum, var. Ruby
Location: Corundum var. Ruby, Winza, Mpapwa, Dodoma, Tanzania
Size: 5.2 x 4.6 x 3.6 cm


This piece features two ruby crystals, the larger one (1.0 cm) is particularly sharp with great form. The crystals have a bright lustre, beautiful colour and nice translucence. In excellent condition – no damage. Fluoresces an intense red under longwave ultraviolet light (fourth photo). High quality, a sweet ruby specimen.

Additional information

Dimensions 52 × 46 × 36 cm