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Beryl var. Aquamarine from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia

 
Beryl var. Aquamarine from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia

Beryl var. Aquamarine from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia

Beryl var. Aquamarine from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 43276
Mineral:Beryl var. Aquamarine
Locality:Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia
Description:Two connected transparent aquamarine crystals, the blue gem variety of the mineral species beryl, with no matrix attached. The aquamarine crystals are hexagonal prisms with flat basal pinacoid terminations and have glassy crystal faces.
Overall Size:35x19x17 mm
Crystals:17-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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