Topaz (Var: Imperial Topaz)
Miniature, 3.4 x 1.4 x 1.0 cm
Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Southeast Region, Brazil
A fine gem crystal of the prized "Imperial" topaz, with deep, shimmering brandy color, and in this case a slight hint towards reddish - the color is just sensational. It has the internal sparks and shimmers that make these so unique and prized. The crystal is complete and terminated, and weighs 10 grams.