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Beryl Var Vorobyevite

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Beryl Var Vorobyevite

Superb! New finds Cs-rich beryl -

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Description
Locality: 
Deo Darrah, Khash & Keran Wa Munjan, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
2.6 × 4.5 × 2.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
3.00cm
Description

 A very spuerb large gemmy rare Cs-rich beryl var vorobyevite .

Very unusual attractive specimen from the locality Deo Darrah(Valley of Jin) Badakhshan  , bright sparkle cat's eye effect both side of vorobyevite crystals , beside main large crystal( 3cm)  there are many small crystals.

A very good high quality beryl specimen from the locality.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Streak: 
White

Vorobyevite

Variety Of: 

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Hardness: 
0.0