Corundum (Var: Ruby), Calcite
Miniature, 3.2 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm
Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma (Myanmar)
GORGEOUS, PIGEON-BLOOD RED, ruby in contrasting matrix! In person this has a wonderful classic waxy luster and much more intensity. Such pieces in matrix are rare, and Bill kept two of them in the suite. 3.2 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm