AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Maine > Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)

 
Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)

Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)

Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)

Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite from Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 80418
Mineral:Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite
Locality:Mount Mica Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine (Type Locality for Cookeite)
Description:Slender lustrous transparent green elbaite tourmaline crystal, surrounded by rosettes of pearly tan-colored cookeite microcrystals, on gray-white feldspar. A second elbaite tourmaline is under the cookeite in the lower right, and could be exposed. Collected in June 2015 during Pegmatite Workshop 2015
Overall Size:7.5x5.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Tourmaline Crystals

 

  Buy Elbaite Tourmaline and Cookeite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Tourmaline Crystals

 

 

 

© 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. ;