Beryl (Var: Emerald)
Small Cabinet, 7.2 x 4.8 x 3.6 cm
Habach valley, Hohe Tauern Mts, Salzburg, Austria
A CLASSIC and AESTHETIC Austrian specimen of a 2.2 cm, gemmy and lustrous, rich green, emerald crystal jauntily set in lustrous, biotite schist from the famous Habachtal area. The emerald is pristine and very sharp. Excellent material from the Rolf Wein Collection, a noted Alpine collector, which he obtained in 1966.