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Schorl Tourmaline from Great Ring Farm, off Route 34, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Schorl Tourmaline from Great Ring Farm, off Route 34, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 17473
Mineral:Schorl Tourmaline
Locality:Great Ring Farm, off Route 34, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Doubly-terminated schorl tourmaline crystal. Fracture running through the crystal due to deformation during formation. Locality mentioned in early Dana's Mineralogy (1890s). One corner of the lower termination is incomplete. Ex. Earle Sullivan collection (Ct.)
Overall Size:25x22x20 mm
Crystals:25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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