|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Afghanistan > Elbaite Tourmaline|
|Locality:||Madani Khalan, Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan|
|Description:||Large group of parallel bi-colored translucent-to-transparent lustrous elbaite tourmaline crystals with flat, basal pinacoid terminations. The elbaite tourmaline crystals are mostly blue with 1 mm pink zone at the terminations. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection|
|Overall Size:||8x5x4.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan > Tourmaline Crystals|
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