Beryl (Var: Aquamarine)
Skardu, Skardu District, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Miniature, 3.5 x 2.3 x 2.3 cm
A doubly-terminated floater crystal of gemmy aquamarine from Pakistan, with accenting attachments of muscovite. One termination is the typical flat, glassy type, the other appears in part to have broken off in the pocket and then naturally healed. The crystal is glass-clear through the center. Weighs 32 grams.