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Mineral Specimen No. 26216:
Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California.

This mineral specimen of Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 26216:

Minerals Species: Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline.
Location of mineral deposit: Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California.
Description: Lustrous transparent rubellite tourmaline crystal, the pink gem variety of the species elbaite, with a larger crystal overgrown on the termination. The prism faces of the rubellite crystal are striated and have many small tourmaline crystals on the rear. Scattered damage to the crystal edges throughout.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 28x12x11 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-26 mm
Price: $25 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

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