Beryl (Var: Morganite), Albite (Var: Cleavelandite)
Small Cabinet, 5.9 x 5.9 x 4.2 cm
Paprok, Nuristan Province (Nurestan; Nooristan), Afghanistan
A complete, large, uncontacted and undamaged, gemmy crystal of morganite on matrix. This light pastel-pink crystal measures 4.8 cm across, and is a beefy 2 cm thick. It is highly transparent through the center. The crystal is cupped in a perfect setting of stark white, bladed cleavelandite.