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Aquamarine With Feldspar & Muscovite

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Aquamarine With Feldspar & Muscovite

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Description
Locality: 
Shengus, Rondu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.3 × 6 × 5.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
5.00cm
Description

A specimen of aquamarine combined with feldspar, muscovite and  an undefined metallic crystal. This is most probably rutile and is attached to the main aquamarine crystal.

There is cut marking and chipping at base of aquamarine.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Aquamarine

Variety Of: 

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Formula: 
Be3Al2Si6O18
Hardness: 
0.0
Colour: 
Blue
Streak: 
White

Feldspar

Group Parent: 
Feldspar Group

Muscovite

Formula: 
KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Strunz: 
9.EC.15
Hardness: 
2.5
Streak: 
White
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