This red beryl is from the Ruby Violet Claims In the Wah Wah Mountains, Beaver County, Utah, USA. Red beryl is one of the rarest, or possibly rarest, type of beryl. It is sometimes referred to as bixbite. It is a found in a hand full of locations and the best specimens, arguably, are from these claims. Beryl is a silicate and it contains the elements Be, Al, Si and O. This piece consists of a cluster of several crystals mixed with a rhyolite matrix that displays well from both sides The largest crystal measures approximately 8 mm across. This piece measures approximately 15 x12 x 10 mm.