• Schorl Tourmaline
  • Schorl Tourmaline
  • Schorl Tourmaline
Tourmaline

Schorl Tourmaline

$400.00   €355  £320.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8673
An intergrown group of opaque, lustrous jet-black Schorl Tourmaline crystals to 2.5 cm from the classic locality of Woolley Farm near Bovey Tracey, north-west of Newton Abbot, Devon.  None of the Schorl crystals are complete, but most display many good lustrous prism faces. There is some very minor feldspar attached, plus two 1 to 2 mm creamy Apatite crystals. These specimens were collected a little prior to 1817 when a near-surface pegmatite pocket was discovered on the farm.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 5.3 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Silicates, Tourmaline
Locality
Woolley Farm, Bovey Tracey, Devon, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Apatite, Schorl, Tourmaline

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