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Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

 
Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz from Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 53740
Mineral:Schorl Tourmaline in Quartz
Locality:Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Doubly-terminated black schorl tourmaline crystal in gray quartz matrix with minor muscovite and albite from the ledge above the Harvard Quarry. The large schorl crystal has shallow three-faced pyramidal terminations with secondary edge faces. Collected ca. 1988
Overall Size:7x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:26 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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