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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 26233
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Description:Terminated crystal of watermelon tourmaline (green center core surrounded by pink outer layer - visible when looking down the end) with pronounced bent in the middle where the crystal naturally broke and healed during late-growth. Mounted in Perky box.
Overall Size:32x6x6 mm
Crystals:32 mm
Status: For reference only
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