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