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Mineral Specimen No. 61517:
Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan.

This mineral specimen of Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan 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. 61517:

Minerals Species: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal).
Location of mineral deposit: Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan.
Description: Unusual curved crystal of the watermelon tourmaline, the bi-colored pink-to-green gem variety of the species elbaite tourmaline, with minor albite on the rear side. The crystal formed straight, then broke and healed repeatedly resulting in curvature. No damage.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 13x4x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 13 cm.
Price: $6750 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Mineral Specimens: Elbaite Tourmaline (unusual curved crystal) from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

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