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Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals) from Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil

 
Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals) from Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil

Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals) from Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil

Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals) from Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 50134
Mineral:Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals)
Locality:Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil
Description:Transparent yellow-green chrysoberyl crystals repeatedly twinned forming a pointed formation. The edges of the chrysoberyl show wear due to alluvial action, but the faces still have some of the original luster. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #593a; originally acquired in 1990
Overall Size:18x11x10 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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