Locality: Jegdalek ruby deposit, Surobi District, Kabul, Afghanistan
Size: 54 mm x 34 mm x 48 mm (2.1 in. x 1.4 in. x 1.9 in.)
Weight: 42 g (1.5 oz.)
Small cabinet specimen of ruby on white marble with an 11 mm slightly translucent crystal. Other smaller crystals are embedded in the marble. From the back you can see that the largest crystal grew around a portion of the matrix. Great red color.