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

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

Mineral:Chrysoberyl (twinned crystals)
Locality:Pancas, Espírito Santo, Brazil
Description:Translucent yellow chrysoberyl crystals repeatedly twinned forming a star-shaped 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 #593b; originally acquired in 1990
Overall Size:12x11x6 mm
Crystals:6-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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