• Elbaite Tourmaline With Quartz
  • Elbaite Tourmaline With Quartz
  • Elbaite Tourmaline With Quartz
  • Elbaite Tourmaline With Quartz
Gallery

Elbaite Tourmaline With Quartz

ID: CC2932

A well formed central crystal of Quartz is associated with sharply terminated crystals of Elbaite Tourmaline, from one of Brazil's most famous gem mines, namely the Sapo Mine. Prismatic striated crystals of Elbaite measuring to 3cm tall terminated by a flat pinacoid are seen partly enclosed by the Quartz crystal. Crystals of Elbaite are lustrous and are colour zoned, with a pink body colour passing to green with a well defined inky blue cap. A great specimen from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 6.5 × 6.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Sapo Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Elbaite

Related Mineral Specimens

Elbaite Tourmaline
$1,600
 Cruzeiro Mine, Sao Jose Da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America
A gemmy to translucent stout prismatic crystal measuring to 4.4cm of green Elbaite with a hint of...
Elbaite Tourmaline
$3,010
 Stewart Mine, Pala, San Diego Co., California, USA, North America
A well-formed crystal of Elbaite Tourmaline has formed through a white contrasting Albite with...
Elbaite Tourmaline
$7,500
 Paprok, Kunar Province (Nuristan), Afghanistan, Asia
A very pleasing aesthetic display of parallel slightly diverging prismatic terminated crystals of...
Elbaite Tourmaline
$4,500
 Manoel Mutuca Mine, Virgem da Lapa, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
A fine display of gemmy-translucent green Elbaite Tourmaline with a slight bluish cast from...