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Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline with Lepidolite, Albite from Black Mountain, Andover, Oxford County, Maine

 
Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline with Lepidolite, Albite from Black Mountain, Andover, Oxford County, Maine

Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline with Lepidolite, Albite from Black Mountain, Andover, Oxford County, Maine

Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline with Lepidolite, Albite from Black Mountain, Andover, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 35202
Mineral:Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline with Lepidolite, Albite
Locality:Black Mountain, Andover, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Spray of pink-violet rubellite variety of elbaite tourmaline frozen in quartz and albite matrix. The rubellite crystals are exposed on the front and rear of the specimen. Excellent color. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s
Overall Size:6x5x2 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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