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Beryl variety Heliodor

#PD34048

Beryl variety Heliodor

#PD34048
Availability
Sold
Size
7.5 x 11 x 6 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
Be3Al2Si6O18 (RRUFF)
Locality
Hoppus mine, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, United States

A large specimen with golden-yellow Beryl variety Heliodor crystals to 4cm long and 2cm thick embedded in pegmatite matrix of mostly Quartz.

These are impressive and quite large Beryl crystals, I'd be very excited to find crystals like these at on of the Black Hills pegmatites ;)

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
Phillips Collection
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