Dragon Minerals - August 20, 2022 Update

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25866: Corundum variety Ruby - $10
Mysore District, Karnataka, India
Thumbnail - 2.9 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm
32 grams
Specimen status: Available
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A deep purple-red, opaque corundum crystal, tabular, with a very distinct (although somewhat distorted) hexagonal form. You can debate among yourselves as to whether or not this should be called 'ruby'. Modest reddish fluorescence under longwave UV. No damage.

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