HELIODOR CRYSTAL RARE
A beautifully coloured Heliodor Crystal Rare is available for sale. These are uncommon. If you collect rare Gemstones or Beryls you would do very well to snap this one up. This Heliodor shows gorgeous colour and has natural terminations. This beauty is from the private collection. Exceptional qualities of this specimen are double termination and an interesting attached smaller Crystal also well terminated. The photos don’t do this piece justice and it looks more spectacular in person.
Darar Petch, Kunar, Afghanistan.
2.8cm x 1.2cm x 1.8cm, 8.60g.
Beryl, Be3 Al2 Si6 O18
Emerald is the green variety, Aquamarine is the blue variety of Beryl, green yellow variety is called Heliodor, pink variety is called Morganite, colourless variety is called Goshenite, red variety is called Bixbite, name Beryl is used for the golden varieties, which is called Golden Beryl.