Measurements: 37 x 35 x 27 mm
Description: A light blue aquamarine crystal (23 x 07 x 07 mm) with a gemmy termination, has the side of its lower half partially embedded in the side of the biggest of the group of schorl crystals, which is well-formed and of the foitite variety. A small feldspar crystal also forms part of the specimen.The aquamarine has only a few very small nicks to its termination and damage at the bottom where it parted from its matrix, while the schorl has damage to the one end and a pressure mark at the bottom.
The specimen displays well on a flat surface.
Weight of Specimen: 27.5 g
Composition: Be3Al2Si6O18 (aquamarine) (feldspar)
on Mohs Scale: (aquamarine) 7.5 -
Location: Erongo, Namibia.
Specimen Code: NERA 009
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