Hexagonal Corundum Crystal
John Betts - Fine Minerals
Terminated gray Corundum crystal with hexagonal prismatic form. The surfaces of the Corundum crystal have crystallization patterns, typical of Corundum crystals. This was specimen recovered from an alluvial deposit and the edges show wear, but the crystal form is distinct. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987).
Palmietfontein Farm, Zoutpansberg District, Limpopo, South Africa
27 x 15 x 14 mm.