• Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
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Elbaite Tourmaline

$950.00   €841  £730.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17547
A pleasing, off-matrix, single crystal of Elbaite Tourmaline with a good termination from Barra do Salinas in the Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The specimen is essentially a pink and green watermelon Tourmaline, having an outer shell of limey-emerald-green and a pale candy-pink core.  The latter forms the lower half of the crystal where the outer green shell has been naturally etched away.  A lovely small Elbaite with an asymmetric hexagonal termination and bright glassy lustre.

Details

Dimensions
3.2 × 2.1 × 1.9 cm
Categories
Silicates, Tourmaline
Locality
Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Elbaite, Tourmaline

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