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Mineral Specimen No. 69269:
Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69269:

Minerals Species: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal.
Location of mineral deposit: Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia.
Description: Lustrous transparent blue-green aquamarine crystals to 44 mm, the blue-green gem variety of the mineral species beryl, with lustrous black schorl tourmaline crystals to 19 mm, with patches of colorless hyalite opal that fluoresces green under SW UV. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 5x5x3.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-44 mm
Price: $375 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Beryl var. Aquamarine with Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

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