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|Beryl var. Aquamarine
|Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Namibia
|Lustrous doubly-terminated translucent aquamarine crystal, the blue-green gem variety of beryl, with blocky white microcline feldspar crystals to 11 on the rear and bottom. The color of Erongo aquamarine crystals is very blue, with no yellow tint.
|For reference only
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