Beryl (Var: Aquamarine)
Luc Yen, Yenbai (Yen Bai) Province, Vietnam
Small Cabinet, 5.7 x 1.4 x 1.4 cm
This Vietnamese aquamarine is DOUBLY-TERMINATED, has fine gemminess, a silky surface, and the unique saturated blue color of these that is really different from your average Pakistani aqua. A truly fine example of a Vietnamese gem aquamarine crystal for the beryl or gem crystal collector, it weighs 23 grams - a sizeable crystal!