• Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
  • Elbaite Tourmaline
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Elbaite Tourmaline

ID: CC3775

A pleasing double Elbaite crystal specimen from the famous gem Cruzeiro Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Crystals of Elbaite are lustrous gemmy to translucent with a pastel blue grey body colour becoming increasingly pink up the length of the crystals. The Elbaite crystal are striated with development of pyramidal faces terminated by a pinacoid. A fine specimen from this well regarded gem mine.

Details

Dimensions
5.8 × 1.3 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Cruzeiro Mine, Sao Jose Da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Elbaite

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