|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Dravite Tourmaline|
|Locality:||Tourmaline Prospect 100 m. west of Biermann Quarry, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut|
|Description:||Large black dravite tourmaline crystal which was repeatedly fractured internally due to post-crystallization deformation with infill of muscovite mica between the dravite segments. The fracturing makes collecting complete crystals rare. Collected in 1993. Repaired|
|Overall Size:||11x4.5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New England, USA > Tourmaline Crystals|
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