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Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite from La Pita Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

 
Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite from La Pita Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite from La Pita Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite from La Pita Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia

DESCRIPTION:No. 62547
Mineral:Beryl var. Emerald in Calcite
Locality:La Pita Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí District, Boyacá Department, Colombia
Description:Lustrous transparent medium-green emerald crystal, the green gem variety of the mineral species beryl, in translucent gray crystallized calcite. The emerald crystal is unusual tabular form with complex faces that intersected adjacent emerald crystals.
Overall Size:39x24x18 mm
Crystals:9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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