Catalogue number #1870
Forsterite var. Peridot
Sapat Gali, Naran, Kaghan Valley, Mansehra District, Pakistan
Gemmy peridot with notably well developed, partially frosted crystal faces. Good characterisitc colour that intensifies towards the base. A couple of minor nicks and a contacted area towards the base but the termination is in perfect condition. The colour is a little more intense in the photos than in ambient daylight due to the bright lighting used.