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Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

 
Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 72790
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz
Locality:Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Description:Lustrous transparent bi-colored elbaite tourmaline crystals frozen in translucent gray quartz. The elbaite tourmaline crystals are pink (variety Rubellite) with green end zones. None of the elbaite tourmaline crystals are complete, two are terminated. Ex. W. B. Thompson collection
Overall Size:6.5x6.5x4 cm
Crystals:8-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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