Goshenite Beryl Crystal From the Shigar Valley


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This goshenite crystal is from the Shigar Valley, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. The Shigar Valley contains a pegmatite complex which produces specimens of beryl, topaz and other pegmatite minerals.The pegmatites host 50 different minerals including the goshenite or colorless variety of beryl. This specimen is a floater that has been altered in the hydrothermal fluids in which it had formed. It has a crude hexagonal shape with highly altered terminated surfaces on all sides of the crystal. The crystal measures approximately 31 x 36  x 25 mm.

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Weight 6 oz

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