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Elbaite var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Tres Barras Mine, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Elbaite var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Tres Barras Mine, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Elbaite var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Tres Barras Mine, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Elbaite var. Watermelon Tourmaline from Tres Barras Mine, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 54147
Mineral:Elbaite var. Watermelon Tourmaline
Locality:Tres Barras Mine, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Segment of a watermelon tourmaline, the variety of the mineral species elbaite named for the pink rubellite core surrounded by an outer green zone that resembles a watermelon.
Overall Size:4.5x4.5x2 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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