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Buergerite Tourmaline from near Mexquitic, San Luis Potosi, Mexico (Type Locality for Buergerite)

 
Buergerite Tourmaline from near Mexquitic, San Luis Potosi, Mexico (Type Locality for Buergerite)

Buergerite Tourmaline from near Mexquitic, San Luis Potosi, Mexico (Type Locality for Buergerite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 57835
Mineral:Buergerite Tourmaline
Locality:near Mexquitic, San Luis Potosi, Mexico (Type Locality for Buergerite)
Description:Several lustrous brown-black buergerite tourmaline crystals on light-colored matrix. An excellent specimen from the type locality (the miner of this rare tourmaline died without ever divulging the exact locality, now lost).
Overall Size:25x23x7 mm
Crystals:3-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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