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ULP-70QBeryl (Var: Aquamarine) Be3Al2Si6O18 , Albite Na(AlSi3O8) , Muscovite KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

Mawi pegmatite, Nilaw-Kolum pegmatite field, Du Ab District, Nuristan, Afghanistan

Dimensions: 6.3 cm x 9 cm x 5.4 cm

Aqua-Morganite with Albite and Muscovite. Aqua-Morganite crystal with distinct
phantoming of color creating a well defined zoning. The crystal itself is in excellent condition with very glassy surfaces and a rehealed backside - probably the result of an ancient fracture in the pocket millions of years ago.

Copyright: © Kevin Ward,      Photo ID: 601808     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 164   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 574 x 410 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

48M-JQ3Beryl Be3Al2(Si6O18) , Schorl Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

Erongo Mountains, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia

Dimensions: 15 cm x 11.5 cm x 6 cm

Large plate of bi-colored Aqua-Heliodor crystals with Schorl. The crystals number into the dozens and all display their trademark Heliodor to Aquamatine tip coloration. Almost all are perfectly terminated and with very glassy surfaces. They range from translucent to gemmy. From the Erongo Mountains, Namibia, SW Africa.
Copyright: © Kevin Ward,      Photo ID: 601801     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 117   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 498 x 559 pixels (0.3 Mpix)

NJJ-84MBeryl (Var: Emerald) Be3Al2(Si6O18) , Calcite CaCO3

Muzo Mine, Muzo Municipality, Boyacá Department, Colombia

Dimensions: 4 cm x 4 cm x 4 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 1.5 cm

Gorgeous and quite gemmy Beryl var. Emerald crystal on Calcite matrix. This 1.5 cm tall Emerald is super gemmy and glows with an incredible grassy green coloration. The top termination is complete and smooth and measures 1 cm in width from left to right. The vertical faces are also very glassy, allowing for a good look into the crystal gemmy interior. Ex. G. C. B. Mineral Collection

Copyright: © Kevin Ward,      Photo ID: 601799     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 271   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 821 x 705 pixels (0.6 Mpix)

50V-R7DTourmaline A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z , Albite Na(AlSi3O8)

Stak Nala, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 9.5 cm x 10.3 cm

Thick large light green tourmaline on Albite from Pakistan. The main crystal has a nice "baby" pink crystal growing out of it.
Copyright: © unknown      Photo ID: 601587     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 28   Approval status: User gallery only    Type: Photo - 353 x 303 pixels (0.1 Mpix)

LK1-VHNTourmaline A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z , Albite (Var: Cleavelandite) Na(AlSi3O8) , Lepidolite

Himalaya Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA

Dimensions: 4.8 cm x 2 cm x 2.2 cm

Copyright: © Kevin Ward,      Photo ID: 601495     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 97   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 272 x 499 pixels (0.1 Mpix)

AX3-HTWBeryl (Var: Aquamarine) Be3Al2Si6O18 , Quartz SiO2 , Albite Na(AlSi3O8)

Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Dimensions: 8 cm x 8.2 cm x 5 cm

Beryl var. Aquamarine sitting in Quartz with Albite

Vividly blue crystal of Beryl var. Aquamarine sitting in Quartz with Albite!A stunning xl which is every bit as gemmy as it is blue. Both the Aqua and Quartz are fully terminated!From Shigar, Skardu District, Northern Areas of Pakistan.Measures 8 cm by 8.2 cm by 5 cm in size.
Copyright: © Kevin Ward,      Photo ID: 601492     Uploaded by: Victor Eifealdt   View Count: 153   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 496 x 527 pixels (0.3 Mpix)
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