Toenail, 3.0 x 2.4 x 1.8 cm
Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil

A gemmy and lustrous green Brazilian beryl crystal with a very glassy, transparent termination and very unusual, lightly frosted sides. The crystal has textbook, hexagonal form. The termination is pristine. Complete-all-around. Old-time material, probably from the 1960s or 1970s from the Robert Whitmore Collection. Weighs 27 grams.