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Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 23240
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Bi-color crystal of elbaite tourmaline. The color varies from green at the base to pink-brown termination. The crystal is terminated and undamaged. A classic from the famous gem mine first opened in the 1890s - now closed.
Overall Size:13x4x4 mm
Crystals:13 mm
Status: For reference only
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