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Beryl Var Aquamarine

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Beryl Var Aquamarine

ex Ralph Sutcliffe
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Description
Locality: 
Mourne Mountains, County Down, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2 × 0.5 × 0.5 cm
Description

A pale blue, gemmy beryl crystal from a rare locality.

Terminated but contacted on the back side as can be seen in the third photo.

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

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
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