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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Beryl (var. morganite)

This pinky-peach beryl, known as morganite, is a modified oval cut and the first morganite from Afghanistan for the National Gem Collection.
Photo by Greg Polley. Click to zoom.
Catalog Number NMNH G11464-00
Locality Pakistan
Weight 31.97 ct

Gift of Smithsonian Gem and Mineral Collectors in 2013.

This peachy pink gem weighs 31.97 carats and is a modified oval cut.  It is the first morganite from Afghanistan acquired for the National Gem Collection.

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