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Beryl var. Emerald from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

 
Beryl var. Emerald from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

DESCRIPTION:No. 48433
Mineral:Beryl var. Emerald
Locality:Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia
Description:Gemmy emerald crystal, the green gem variety of the mineral beryl, 10 mm long in dark-gray matrix with minor pyrite. The emerald crystal has flat basal pinacoid termination with complex crystallization patterns and secondary edge and corner faces.
Overall Size:20x18x10 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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