AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Colombia > Beryl var. Trapiche Emerald

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Beryl var. Trapiche Emerald from Chivor, Guavió-Guateque Mining District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

 
Beryl var. Trapiche Emerald from Chivor, Guavió-Guateque Mining District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

DESCRIPTION:No. 52400
Mineral:Beryl var. Trapiche Emerald
Locality:Chivor, Guavió-Guateque Mining District, Boyacá Department, Colombia
Description:Translucent green emerald crystals, the green gem variety of the mineral species beryl, exhibiting the rare trapiche crystal habit of six crystals that grew like spokes around a central crystal with gray clay between crystals. Ex. Frank Jaeger collection
Overall Size:4x4x3 mm
Crystals:3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Brazil & South America > Beryl Specimens

 

  Buy Beryl var. Trapiche Emerald at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Beryl Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;