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Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

 
Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite from Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia

DESCRIPTION:No. 61822
Mineral:Beryl var. Emerald on Calcite
Locality:Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Colombia
Description:Lustrous transparent medium-green emerald crystal, the green gem variety of the mineral species beryl, on translucent gray calcite. The emerald crystal is hexagonal form with flat basal pinacoid termination modified by secondary corner faces.
Overall Size:14x13x9 mm
Crystals:13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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