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Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal) from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

 
Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal) from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal) from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal) from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal) from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

DESCRIPTION:No. 48515
Mineral:Liddicoatite Tourmaline (set of 7 polished slices from a single crystal)
Locality:Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)
Description:Single water-worn liddicoatite tourmaline crystal recovered from ancient sediments sawn into 7 thin slices that were polished to highlight the unusual internal color zones. Note the variation in zoning. Sets of sequential liddicoatite slices are rare.
Overall Size:72x65x2 mm
Crystals:2 mm thick slices
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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