|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Afghanistan > Elbaite Tourmaline
|Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
|Lustrous transparent bluish-green elbaite tourmaline crystals in fan-shaped aggregates on white feldspar. The elbaite tourmaline crystals are striated prisms with flat basal pinacoid terminations modified by shallow pyramidal edge faces.
|For reference only
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