Nyet-Bruk, Shigar Valley, Skardu Dist., N. Area, Pakistan
10.2 cm tall x 5.7 cm wide
The Hunza, Braldu, and Shigar Valleys in Northern Pakistan are known for their exceptional quality aquamarines. It is within these mountains that this specimen was found. This aquamarine exhibits features that represent the finest from this locality: a clear blue crystal, large broad flat faces, polished glass-like surfaces, and complex beveled faces.