• Chrome Dravite Tourmaline
  • Chrome Dravite Tourmaline
Gem Minerals

Chrome Dravite Tourmaline

$800.00   €661  £570.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8031
A fine part-gemmy rich chrome green pair of Chrome Dravite crystals measuring to 3.3 cm tall, with adjacent well-defined terminations. From a fairly recent find at Nadonjukin in Tanzania, the two intergrown crystals have a lower half of olive-nickel green which abruptly changes to electric limey chrome green.  The termination of one crystal has contact damage, although this is completely natural and displays a re-healed surface.  This delightful small miniature/large thumbnail is mounted vertically on a small square acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
3.3 × 1.7 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Silicates, Tourmaline
Locality
Nadonjukin, Simanjiro District, Manyara Region, Tanzania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chromium-dravite, Tourmaline

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