|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Afghanistan > Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline|
|Mineral:||Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline|
|Description:||Gem nodule of translucent elbaite tourmaline with outer green layer surrounding a pink center giving the watermelon name. The crystal pocket ruptured during formation, breaking the crystal, then the surfaces continued to grow smoothing the nodule.|
|Overall Size:||21x21x20 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan > Tourmaline Crystals|
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