• Beryl var. Heliodor
  • Beryl var. Heliodor
  • Beryl var. Heliodor
  • Beryl var. Heliodor
Gem Minerals

Beryl var. Heliodor

$2,500.00   €2,105  £1,900.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC20335
A rather gorgeous tabular-like Beryl crystal of the variety Heliodor from the historic and famous Murzinka mine in Sverdlovskaya Oblast, Russia.  Located in the Ural Mountains, this mine worked a granite gem pegmatite.  The hexagonal crystal has developed such that two opposite prism faces are much broader relative to its other four faces, forming a tabular squat crystal.  Almost ice-clear throughout, the Beryl is a delicate yet zingy apple-green with a flat termination, roughened by natural etching and stained brown-buff.  The specimen is mounted on a domed wooden base and comes with an old handwritten label.  A beautiful addition to any gem, Russian or species collection.

Details

Dimensions
2.5 × 2.2 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Silicates
Locality
Murzinka Mine, Sarapulka District, Sverdlovskaya Oblast', Middle Urals, Urals Region, Russia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Beryl

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