• Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)
  • Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)
Tourmaline

Chrome Dravite (Tourmaline Group)

$6,500.00   €5,833  £5,200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18868

A beautiful off-matrix Tourmaline crystal of Chrome Dravite from Nadonjukin in the Manyara Region of Tanzania. The crystal is over 7 cm tall and divides into three colour zones; starting at the base, deep rhubarb-green, with a central golden-yellow section and terminating in an acidic leafy-lime-green.  The crystal is wonderfully translucent with internal colours appearing as if on crumpled metallic foil disseminated throughout the Tourmaline.  The three curved prism faces are vertically striated and culminate in a shallow pyramidal termination.  A superb example of this rare and beautiful species of the Tourmaline Group.

Details

Dimensions
7.3 × 1.4 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Tourmaline
Locality
Nadonjukin, Simanjiro District, Manyara Region, Tanzania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tourmaline

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