Royal Azel (Sugilite) Gemstone,

Royal Azel (Sugilite) Gemstone, a deep rich purple color, this gem is found only in South Africa, this stone is facet cut, measures 1.5"l x .5"w and rests in an original velvet lined presentation box "Royal Azel presented by Garibaldi and Bruns", the box lid bears a plaque engraved "The Mint Museum" Deaccession of Southern Museum