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Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

 
Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 26202
Mineral:Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline
Locality:Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Description:Terminated transparent rubellite crystal, the pink gem variety of elbaite tourmaline, with larger overgrowth on the termination of a stubby rubellite tourmaline crystal.
Overall Size:22x5x4 mm
Crystals:2-66 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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