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Gem tourmaline in sticky mud

Gem tourmaline in sticky mud

Photo Copyright © 1960 Glenn Vargas  - This image is copyrighted. Unauthorized reproduction prohibited.

Caption: The pick tip points out tourmaline in the sticky mud of a gem pocket. Source: Carnahan, V. 1960. The Treasure of the Himalaya Mine. Gems & Minerals magazine, November, pages 21-25, 55-57.

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