• Elbaite Tourmaline with Quartz
  • Elbaite Tourmaline with Quartz
Gem Minerals

Elbaite Tourmaline with Quartz

$750.00   €647  £550.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20742
A beautiful miniature leaf green Elbaite Tourmaline from the world-famous Pederneira mine in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Measuring 3.5 cm tall, the gemmy narrow crystal is attached to a colourless transparent terminated Quartz crystal, itself neatly glued to a small acrylic base. The Elbaite prism is tall and slender with vertically striated faces and a trigonal pyramidal termination. The colour and habit of this Tourmaline crystal are characteristic for Pederneira, so making this a great example representing this iconic Tourmaline mine.

Details

Dimensions
4.0 × 1.7 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Latest Additions, Quartz and Agate, Tourmaline
Locality
Pederneira Mine, Sao Jose Da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Elbaite, Quartz, Tourmaline

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