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Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Dunton Quarry, Plumbago Mountain, Hall's Ridge, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

 
Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Dunton Quarry, Plumbago Mountain, Hall's Ridge, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Dunton Quarry, Plumbago Mountain, Hall's Ridge, Newry, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 30131
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline var. Watermelon Tourmaline
Locality:Dunton Quarry, Plumbago Mountain, Hall's Ridge, Newry, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Slice from a watermelon tourmaline crystal (elbaite tourmaline with a green rind and pink center) polished on both faces to highlight the crystal color and clarity. From the famous 1972 pocket discovery. ex. John Barlow collection
Overall Size:50x50x2 mm
Crystals:50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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