Beryl (Var: Emerald), Calcite
Polveros, Maripi, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining District, Boyaca Department, Colombia
Thumbnail, 3.1 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm
A gorgeous, gemmy and lustrous, doubly terminated emerald crystal from the much less well-known Polveros Mine of Colombia. This pristine beauty has excellent clarity, light green color saturation and is nicely accented with calcite and shale. 15.17 carats or just over 3 grams.