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Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

 
Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal from Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 68356
Mineral:Schorl Tourmaline with Hyalite Opal
Locality:Erongo Mountains, 20 km north of Usakos, Damaraland, Namibia
Description:Large lustrous black schorl tourmaline crystal with f colorless hyalite opal in crevices that fluoresces bright green under SW UV illumination. The termination of the schorl tourmaline crystal has fine crystallization pattern of small parallel faces.
Overall Size:8.5x8x7 cm
Crystals:85 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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