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Elbaite Tourmaline (with blue termination) from Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

 
Elbaite Tourmaline (with blue termination) from Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Elbaite Tourmaline (with blue termination) from Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

Elbaite Tourmaline (with blue termination) from Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 69406
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline (with blue termination)
Locality:Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Description:Doubly-terminated lustrous translucent green elbaite tourmaline crystal with blue flat upper termination and a lower termination composed of many smaller parallel faces that give it a satin-like luster. Weight: 14.4 grams
Overall Size:32x20x16 mm
Crystals:micro to 32 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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