Beryl stone belongs to a
family most people know as emerald.
blue-green, but if treated by radiation or heat it will more likely be
either a darker or dark blue;
Green Beryl - light
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via Flickr.com Red Beryl -
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varieties of beryl are found in America, Afghanistan, Austria,
Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, Egypt,
Ethiopia, France, Germany, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Madagascar,
Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russia, Somalia, South Africa, Spain,
Switzerland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.