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Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 23436
Mineral:Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz
Locality:Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Translucent, light smoky quartz with many sprays of black schorl tourmaline running throughout. A few of the schorl crystals are exposed on the surface. Looks great when rear illuminated. Hard to photograph - must be seen in person to be appreciated. Ex. L. Sidebottom collection #659
Overall Size:5x5x3 cm
Crystals:5-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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