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Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals) from Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

 
Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals) from Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals) from Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals) from Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals) from Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 79123
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline (curved crystals)
Locality:Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Description:Several interconnected lustrous transparent green elbaite tourmalines with no attached matrix. The elbaite crystals have a distinct curvature in the lower third, caused by post-crystallization fractures that healed in a curved dislocation. Weight: 3.4 grams
Overall Size:21x12x12 mm
Crystals:6-21 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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