Mineral Specimen #5397 Ruby Corundum, Mavinite
Mysore District, Karnataka, India
3.7 x 3.5 x 1.3 cm
A flat Ruby crystal which is a dark red/purple color. It is partially encased in light green colored Mavinite which is intermediate mica.
Condition: Fairly Good
Flaws: The Ruby crystal is fractured in places.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Asia | Oxides and Hydroxides | Tectosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars