Ruby in zoisite

Ruby, Al2O3, in zoisite, Ca2Al3(SiO4)(Si2O7)O(OH)
Matabatu Mountains, Tanzania
Gift of Merlin J. Norton
UMNH.MC.0130, Buranek Collection

Artifact Label: 
Ruby, Al2O3, in zoisite, Ca2Al3(SiO4)(Si2O7)O(OH) Matabatu Mountains, Tanzania Gift of Merlin J. Norton UMNH.MC.0130, Buranek Collection
Case Name: 
Precious Gemstones: Ruby
Depth: 
1.75 inches
Exhibit Area: 
Gemstones
Exhibit Name: 
Rough Form: Corundum var. Ruby
File Name: 
a2957_Corundum_var_Ruby.jpg a2957_Corundum_var_Ruby_tn.jpg
Length: 
3.25 inches
Museum ID Number: 
UMNH.MC.0130
Number in case: 
ic15- 10
Observatory: 
Mineral Hall
RAA A Number: 
a2957
Specimen: 
Corundum var. ruby
Specimen Location: 
Collections-B07
Subject: 
Mineralogy
Type: 
Artifact/Specimen
Width: 
1.25 inches
Donation Tag: 
A. M. Buranek
Display Title: 
Ruby in zoisite
Subject Taxonomy: