Beryl (Var: Aquamarine), Schorl
Erongo Mountain, Usakos and Omaruru Districts, Erongo Region, Namibia
Miniature, 4.2 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm
An unusually large and fine crystal of aquamarine for Erongo. This crystal is transparent, with a fine luster and a wonderful glassy termination on top. Note the little accenting crystals of black schorl tourmaline, a common association from here. Weighs 25 grams.