AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite from Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 29331
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite
Locality:Strickland Quarry, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Several green crystals of translucent green elbaite tourmaline in albite and cleavelandite matrix. One complete crystal is fully exposed on the side. I collected this a few years before the site was converted to a golf course.
Overall Size:7x6x6 cm
Crystals:2-3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Tourmaline Crystals

 

  Buy Elbaite Tourmaline with Albite, Lepidolite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Tourmaline Crystals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;