• Tourmaline
  • Tourmaline
  • Tourmaline
  • Tourmaline
  • Tourmaline
Gem Minerals

Tourmaline

$4,000.00   €3,513  £3,060.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC13355
A beautifully developed prismatic Tourmaline crystal, 6.7 cm long with a 3.3 x 1.9 cm crystal attached sub-parallel to its axis above the base.  From the classic Himalaya mine in the Mesa Grande District of California, USA, each crystal grades from deep to mid-olive-green with a pale bubblegum-pink upper zone and sub-millimetre olive-green pinacoid. The pinacoid of the main crystal is almost mirror smooth but with a slightly frosted surface.  Please note that the edges around the pinacoid are slightly chipped, but almost at the micro-scale.  A splendid, part gemmy Tourmaline from California.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 3.8 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Silicates, Tourmaline
Locality
Himalaya Mine, San Diego Co., California, USA, North America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tourmaline

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