Beryl (Var: Aquamarine), Quartz, Muscovite
Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Cabinet, 11.0 x 9.8 x 7.0 cm
A water-clear, gemmy and lustrous, light blue aquamarine crystal with pleasing internal crazing is beautifully set on the cabinet matrix of pearlescent, silvery-brown muscovite plates with a few accessory quartz points on this fine specimen from the Shigar Valley of Pakistan. Classic, older material from the late 1980s to mid-1990s. Ex. Saller Collection of Germany.