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Elbaite Tourmaline var. Rubellite from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

 
Elbaite Tourmaline var. Rubellite from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Elbaite Tourmaline var. Rubellite from Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 30481
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline var. Rubellite
Locality:Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Description:Terminated crystal of pink elbaite tourmaline, variety rubellite. The crystal is highly transparent. Minor edge wear visible under magnification.
Overall Size:15x5x4 mm
Crystals:15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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