Forsterite (Var: Peridot)
Sapat Gali (Soppat; Suppat; Sumpat), Manshera, Naran-Kagan Valley, Kohistan District, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan
Miniature, 4.2 x 3.6 x 2.5 cm
A HUGE, SHOWY, gemmy and lustrous, complexly intergrown peridot crystal cluster from Pakistan. The cluster has an unusual flat termination and the crystal faces are very glassy. The front and sides are pristine on this excellent piece, with the back being contacted and out of sight. Choice gemmy material. 71 grams.