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Elbaite Tourmaline from Pech Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan

 
Elbaite Tourmaline from Pech Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 30686
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Pech Valley, Kunar Province, Afghanistan
Description:Flawless crystal of bi-colored elbaite tourmaline with complex, striated prism faces and complex pyramidal termination. Color varies from green at the top, pink in the center, and gray-green on the bottom. Edges show minute chipping.
Overall Size:16x9x8 mm
Crystals:16 mm
Status: For reference only
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