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Beryl var. Aquamarine (crystal plus 2.28 carat gemstone) from Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

 
Beryl var. Aquamarine (crystal plus 2.28 carat gemstone) from Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 30688
Mineral:Beryl var. Aquamarine (crystal plus 2.28 carat gemstone)
Locality:Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Description:Large single crystal of transparent aquamarine beryl with flat pinacoid termination and second-order faces on the corners plus a 2.28 carat pear-shaped gemstone of aquamarine beryl. Edges of the crystal show minor wear when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:37x30x21 mm
Crystals:30 mm
Status: For reference only
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