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Elbaite Tourmaline from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

 
Elbaite Tourmaline from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 29132
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Description:Translucent dark-green elbaite tourmaline crystal with a lighter green zone at the upper end. The crystal is terminated with a shallow pyramidal termination and has a pronounced bend in the crystal where it deformed and was healed after crystallization.
Overall Size:22x7x6 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: For reference only
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