Beryl var. Heliodor

Volodarsk, Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
Miniature, 4.1 x 1.4 x 1.1 cm
Start Time: 11/18/2021 6:45:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 11/27/2021 6:30:00 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bidder: Private Bidder

Item Description

Heliodor Beryls with classic etching patterns from the famous discovery in the Ukraine in the 1980s are considered classics. This attractive, golden yellow crystal, along with its etching and gemminess, show why Volodarsk is world renowned for these highly sought-after and admired Heliodor specimens. A staple of any gem crystal collection, or any collection for that matter, these specimens are rarely seen on the market today. Miniatures actually are quite uncommon. Just under 7 grams. Valued $1200-1500 From the collection of East Coast collector, George Elling, specializing in historic minerals of the East Coast and minerals from the development of old European mineralogy.