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Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Elbaite Tourmaline from Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 44453
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Slender transparent green elbaite tourmaline crystal with no matrix attached. The elbaite crystal is internally transparent with bright color. The terminations appear to be incomplete, but one shows an impression of a smaller intersecting crystal. Ex. Carnegie Museum (Pittsburgh, Pa.) #15229
Overall Size:67x12x10 mm
Crystals:67 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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