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Uvite Tourmaline and Magnesite on Quartz from Brumado District, Serra das Éguas, Bahia, Brazil

 
Uvite Tourmaline and Magnesite on Quartz from Brumado District, Serra das Éguas, Bahia, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 15010
Mineral:Uvite Tourmaline and Magnesite on Quartz
Locality:Brumado District, Serra das Éguas, Bahia, Brazil
Description:Dark green uvite tourmalines up to 12 mm on transparent, colorless quartz crystals up to 30 mm. The uvite is translucent, and has dominant terminations, with minimal prism faces. Scattered 2 mm magnesite crystals coat all crystals. Collected in August, 2001
Overall Size:5x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:2-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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