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Liddicoatite Tourmaline from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabé, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

 
Liddicoatite Tourmaline from Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabé, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)

DESCRIPTION:No. 51772
Mineral:Liddicoatite Tourmaline
Locality:Alakamisy Itenina, south of Antsirabé, Fianarantsoa, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascar (Type Locality for Liddicoatite = near Antsirabé)
Description:Colorful slice from a liddicoatite crystal with front and rear faces polished to highlight the bright pink internal zone with thin green outer zones. The liddicoatite slice has a cloudy internal zone and complete outer edges that show striations.
Overall Size:79x68x4 mm
Crystals:4 mm thick slice
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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