Forsterite (Var: Peridot)
Sapat Gali (Soppat; Suppat; Sumpat), Manshera, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan
Miniature, 4.7 x 3.8 x 2.3 cm
A gorgeous and aesthetic MATRIX peridot specimen from Pakistan. The beautiful, gemmy and lustrous, UNCOMMON parallel-growth, lime-green crystals project upward proudly from matrix. Matrix Paki peridots are rare and this is a good one. The crystals are complete all-around, front and back.