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Elbaite Tourmaline from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine

 
Elbaite Tourmaline from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine

Elbaite Tourmaline from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine

Elbaite Tourmaline from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 48201
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline
Locality:Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Lustrous green elbaite tourmaline crystal with complex prism and termination faces. Internally the elbaite crystal varies from transparent to translucent and the color is darkest at the termination. This mine was first opened in 1822.
Overall Size:35x22x14 mm
Crystals:35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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