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Beryl var. Bixbite (Red Beryl) from Rex Harris' Ruby Violet claim, Wah Wah Mountains, Beaver County, Utah

 
Beryl var. Bixbite (Red Beryl) from Rex Harris' Ruby Violet claim, Wah Wah Mountains, Beaver County, Utah

Beryl var. Bixbite (Red Beryl) from Rex Harris' Ruby Violet claim, Wah Wah Mountains, Beaver County, Utah

DESCRIPTION:No. 57316
Mineral:Beryl var. Bixbite (Red Beryl)
Locality:Rex Harris' Ruby Violet claim, Wah Wah Mountains, Beaver County, Utah
Description:Deep-pink transparent bixbite crystal, the red gem variety of the mineral species beryl, with hexagonal form and basal pinacoid termination. The red beryl crystal has good internal clarity, deep color, and minor rhyolite inclusions where it was attached.
Overall Size:7x7x5 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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