Corundum var. Sapphire
Miniature, 4.2 x 3.9 x 3.2 cm
Aliabad, Hunza Valley, Pakistan
Ex. Herb Obodda

Perched high on its marble matrix are two lustrous and translucent, rich purple colored sapphire crystals, to 1.7 cm in length. An unusual color and habit make this a nice miniature for any collector of Pakistani gem minerals.