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Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite from Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 72219
Mineral:Quartz with Elbaite Tourmaline and Lepidolite
Locality:Pederneira Mine, Sao José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Lustrous transparent pale-smoky quartz crystal with a 22 mm green elbaite tourmaline partial-crystal and many purple lepidolite crystals to 8 mm embedded in the surfaces. The upper half of the quartz crystal is flawless, with phantom zone in lower half. Ex. G. McLoughlin collection, acquired in 2010
Overall Size:8.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:1-75 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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