last edited: 11/17/10 number of photos: 4
Chrysoberyl is BeAl2O4
Mineral information on chrysoberyl
Chrysoberyl derives part of its name from the Greek word, chrysos, meaning gold
in reference to color.
chrysoberyl: 1 2
chrysoberyl twinned crystals: 1 2
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