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Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite with Pyrite from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

 
Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite with Pyrite from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite with Pyrite from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite with Pyrite from Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

DESCRIPTION:No. 49046
Mineral:Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite with Pyrite
Locality:Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia
Description:Lustrous transparent emerald crystal, the green gem variety of beryl, 8 mm long in dark gray matrix with transparent gray calcite plus scattered yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1 mm. One corner of the emerald crystal is chipped.
Overall Size:4x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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