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Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite from Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia

 
Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite from Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia

Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite from Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia

Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite from Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia

Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite from Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 60944
Mineral:Foitite-Elbaite over Jeremejevite
Locality:Ameib Farm, Usakos, NE of Swakopmund, Erongo Region, Namibia
Description:Part of a cylindrical cast composed of finely-crystallized foitite-elbaite tourmaline that formed over an elongated jeremejevite crystal. Pocket etched attacked the jeremejevite which mostly dissolved away leaving only small etched crystal fragments.
Overall Size:5.5x2x1 cm
Crystals:micro to 6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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