• Uvite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Uvite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Uvite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Uvite (Tourmaline Group)
Tourmaline

Uvite (Tourmaline Group)

$1,200.00   €1,081  £920.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18808
A flattened saucer-shaped trigonal crystal of the Tourmaline series Uvite, from the first recorded locality of Brumado Bahia in Brazil.  The crystal appears an opaque lustrous black, but in transmitted light its thin edges show as translucent rich sherry-brown.  The Uvite crystal is part-encrusted with colourless to pale peppermint-green sucrosic crystals of possible magnesite, but these require more extensive examination. A large and near-perfect Uvite Tourmaline specimen from Brazil.

Details

Dimensions
2.8 × 2.6 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Tourmaline
Locality
Brumado, Bahia, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tourmaline, Uvite

Related Mineral Specimens

Tourmaline
$4,000
 Himalaya Mine, San Diego Co., California, USA, North America
An excellent prismatic crystal of Tourmaline 'Rubellite' measuring to 8.8cm from the Himalaya Mine,...
Elbaite Tourmaline
$7,500
 Paprok, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan, Asia
A fine gem crystal specimen of light green Elbaite in excellent parallel striated slightly divergent...
Tourmaline with Albite
$3,500
 Stak Nala, Haramosh Mts, Skardu, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan, Asia
A neat pleasing parallel stepped group of Tourmaline crystals with well-developed platy crystals of...
Elbaite Tourmaline
$4,500
 Malkhan Pegmatite Field, Chitinskaya Oblast', Transbaikalia, Eastern Siberian Region, Russia, Asia
A great specimen of pink Elbaite Tourmaline from the Malkhan pegmatite field, Russia. The...