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Elbaite Tourmaline var. Mushroom Tourmaline from Momeik, northeast of Mogok, Mandalay Division, Myanmar

 
Elbaite Tourmaline var. Mushroom Tourmaline from Momeik, northeast of Mogok, Mandalay Division, Myanmar

DESCRIPTION:No. 36550
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline var. Mushroom Tourmaline
Locality:Momeik, northeast of Mogok, Mandalay Division, Myanmar
Description:Bi-colored elbaite tourmaline crystal with a transparent green lower crystal that transforms into fibrous-like pink tourmaline at the termination (mushroom tourmaline). When rear-illuminated the crystal is seen to be translucent.
Overall Size:21x15x15 mm
Crystals:21 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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