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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. 30558
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Description:Three crystals of pink elbaite tourmaline. The largest crystal is terminated and has deep pink color. The crystals are heavily etched on the surface with many irregular cavities that may have had muscovite crystals in them. Ex. Jay Lininger (1939-2004) California reference collection
Overall Size:2-4 cm
Crystals:2-4 cm
Status: For reference only
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