Beryl var. Heliodor
Medina Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Miniature, 4.4 x 1.5 x 1.2 cm
Ex. William (Bill) Larson

In the late 1990s, the Medina Mine, known mostly for aquamarines, yielded a single pocket of amazing gem heliodor crystals. This stunning, complete all around crystal is totally transparent and has a rich yellow color to it. It is a rare survivor from a famous find. 13 grams. From the private collection of Bill Larson of Pala Intl, and from the company beryl collection on display there for decades.