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Muscovite, Quartz, Elbaite Tourmaline from Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine

 
Muscovite, Quartz, Elbaite Tourmaline from Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine

Muscovite, Quartz, Elbaite Tourmaline from Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine

Muscovite, Quartz, Elbaite Tourmaline from Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 46707
Mineral:Muscovite, Quartz, Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Etched green elbaite tourmaline crystals to 13 mm long overgrown with pearly yellow muscovite crust and transparent colorless quartz crystals to 16 mm long. The elbaite tourmalines have partially dissolved, leaving the underside partially hollow.
Overall Size:3.5x3x3 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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