• Tourmaline Var Indicolite
  • Tourmaline Var Indicolite
  • Tourmaline Var Indicolite
  • Tourmaline Var Indicolite
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Tourmaline Var Indicolite

ID: CC1680

A catchy Tourmaline from the Jos Plateau, of the variety Indicolite - transparent blue becoming sea green at the base, and with a milky blue cap. The crystal has a vitreous lustre, striated along the length with a modified pyramidal termination. As some of the striations are deeper than others it almost has a star shaped cross section. A tiny Quartz crystal is intergrown at the termination.

Details

Dimensions
4.6 × 1.4 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals
Locality
Jos Plateau, Plateau State, Nigeria, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tourmaline

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