|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Dravite Tourmaline
|Tourmaline Prospect 100 m. west of Biermann Quarry, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut
|Two intersecting lustrous black dravite tourmaline crystals with fragments of muscovite mica on the surfaces. These dravite tourmaline crystals are found by digging in decomposed muscovite at a weathered outcrop. They usually are extracted in sections. From my personal collection #350; collected in 1993
|For reference only
© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved
The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property.