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Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Minas Gerais, Brazil

Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline from Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 74755
Mineral:Elbaite var. Rubellite Tourmaline
Locality:Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Lustrous transparent pink rubellite tourmaline, the pink gem variety of the mineral species elbaite tourmaline. One end of the rubellite crystal has a steep, angled termination with many microscopic parallel crystal faces. The other end is not terminated Weight: 1.24 grams
Overall Size:22x5x5 mm
Crystals:22 mm
Archived: For reference only
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