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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

Elbaite Tourmaline from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 43390
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Description:Doubly-terminated transparent elbaite tourmaline crystal with internal color banding from pinkish-green to intense green. The crystal has striated sides and pinacoid termination modified by shallow secondary faces. The rear termination edge is chipped.
Overall Size:47x23x18 mm
Crystals:47 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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