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Schorl Tourmaline from ledge above the Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

 
Schorl Tourmaline from ledge above the Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Schorl Tourmaline from ledge above the Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Schorl Tourmaline from ledge above the Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 70844
Mineral:Schorl Tourmaline
Locality:ledge above the Harvard Quarry, Noyes Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Lustrous black schorl tourmaline crystals with no matrix. The schorl crystal is a 12-sided prism with three-sided pyramidal termination. I collected this specimen many years before Frank Perham opened up the Morgan Pit on the site. From my personal collection #725; collected ca. 1994
Overall Size:23x23x18 mm
Crystals:23 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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