Mineral Specimen #5023 Red Beryl (Bixbyite)
Wah Wah Mts., Beaver Co., Utah
Red violet colored Beryl crystals on a white colored Rhyolite matrix. The crystals are well formed and can be seen to be semi gemmy when backlit.
Flaws: There is a broken crystal with only a small section still extant (this crystal was likely bigger than the rest). The two largest extant crystals each have a small internal cleave.
4.4 x 3.7 x 1.9 cmLargest Beryl crystal measures 3 x 2 x 2 mm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Beryl | Minerals Priced Between 100 and 199 Dollars