Corundum (Var: Ruby)
Thumbnail, 2.9 x 1.8 x 1.8 cm
Jegdalek (Jagdalek; Jagdalak; Jagdalik) Ruby Mine, Sorobi District, Kabol (Kabul) Province, Afghanistan

A complete ruby crystal with fabulous deep pink/red color and perfect form, on marble matrix. The ruby measures right at one centimeter. There is no damage or contact, and both terminations are intact. The crystal is completely exposed on the matrix.