Corundum (Var: Ruby), Calcite
Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma (Myanmar)
Thumbnail, 2.1 x 1.8 x 1.4 cm
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. 2.1 x 1.8 x 1.4 cm