Beryl (Var: Aquamarine), Muscovite
Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Small Cabinet, 6.1 x 5.8 x 4.4 cm
A very aesthetic cluster of gemmy and lustrous aquamarine crystals beautifully framed by pearlescent, gray-brown muscovite books from recent finds in Pakistan. The crystals have excellent blue color, are gemmier toward the terminations and the long crystal is 4.0 cm.