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Beryl var. morganite with aquamarine

#AH53511

Beryl var. morganite with aquamarine

#AH53511
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 4.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Be3Al2Si6O18 (RRUFF)
Locality
Gillette quarry, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, United States
Tagged
beryllium , pegmatite mineral

This is just a rough piece that I thought someone would like since it has a both pink morganite beryl and light green aquamarine beryl in the same specimen. It is unique. Both parts are a little gemmy. Collected in 1945 by Hampson.

Beryl

Formula
Be3Al2Si6O18 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse, Prismatic, Columnar 
Cleavage
Imperfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Resinous 
Color
green, blue, yellow, colorless, pink 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Dihexagonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
7.5-8 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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