Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Aquamarine On Muscovite

Views:
Watches:
PJM136988

Aquamarine On Muscovite

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Mount Xuebaoding, Pingwu County, Mianyang, Sichuan Province, China (Peoples Republic)
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.8 × 2.8 × 1.6 cm
Description

A very showy and aesthetic Chinese specimen with unusually blocky, gemmy and glassy, aquamarine crystals artfully set on muscovite matrix from Mt. Xuebaoding. This aquamarine crystal form is rarely seen in Chinese aquas

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

Muscovite

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

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps

Seller's terms and conditions

All goods must be paid for prior to shipping, all bids are binding.

Item Toolbox