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Tourmaline

ID: CC2928

An excellent double terminated colour zoned crystal of Tourmaline from one of Brazil's most famous gem mines. The single crystal measuring to 5.6cm is terminated by a three faced pyramid at one end, while the other end is a flat pinacoid, with striations parallel to the prism faces A part formed multi-faced crystal of Tourmaline sits obliquely across one side of the main crystal. The colour zoning of the crystal is a lilac central area, with a light green termination at one end. The flat pinacoid displays a gradation from colourless to light blue with a deep blue cap.

Details

Dimensions
5.6 × 1.7 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Locality
Sapo Mine, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tourmaline

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