Emerald On Matrix
Emerald On Matrix, This specimen is amongst the finest known matrix examples that come from the emerald rich valley of Panjshair, Afghanistan. Within this rich locality, are mountains of some of the most important emerald mines in the northern area of Afghanistan.
Gem quality emeralds are small but highly prized because of the top clarity and good vibrant color, which were then faceted and used as jewelry. This particular specimen is absolutely one of its kind in highly aesthetic composition.
It’s nearly an impossible to get such gemmy 8 cm tall crystal without any damage is absolutely exceptional, crystal exhibits an amazing vibrant green color and stands tall so aesthetically on the matrix. This is a really highly artistic work of this wonderful nature.
This piece was also exhibited in the last Wilensky magnificent emerald exhibition at NY.