Beryl (Var: Aquamarine)
Jos Plateau, Plateau State, Nigeria
Miniature, 5.0 x 1.0 x 0.9 cm
A superb, pristine, complete gem crystal from find sin the mid-1980s. Note the steep termination, classic for beryls from the Jos Plateau! Most of these were cut in the day, treated to enhance the color and butchered for gems. Weight is about 45 carats. Ex. Charlie Key.